Jacques Attali was born on November, 1st 1943 in Algiers (Algeria), with his twin brother Bernard Attali, in a Jewish family. His father, Simon Attali, is a self-educated person who achieved success in perfumery and jewelry trade (« Bib et Bab » shop) in Algiers. In 1956, two years after the beginning of the Algerian war (1954-1962), his father decided to move to Paris, with his family (Jacques was 13).
Jacques Attali (* 1. November 1943 in Algier) ist ein französischer Wirtschaftswissenschaftler, Autor und hoher Beamter. Er war langjähriger Berater des französischen Staatspräsidenten François Mitterrand.
Former adviser to President François Mitterrand and first president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, he founded the non-profit organization PlaNet Finance and was nominated President of the Commission for the Liberation of French Economic Growth. He published more than fifty books, including essays and novels.
He belongs to the top 100 public intellectuals in the world, according to the Foreign Policy Magazine (May/June 2008)
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