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Charles Schultze
Chairperson of the Council of Economic Advisers
In office
January 22, 1977 – January 20, 1981
President Jimmy Carter
Preceded by Alan Greenspan
Succeeded by Murray Weidenbaum
Director of the Office of Management and Budget
In office
June 1, 1965 – January 28, 1968
President Lyndon B. Johnson
Preceded by Kermit Gordon
Succeeded by Charles Zwick
Personal details
Born (1924-12-12)December 12, 1924
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
Died September 27, 2016(2016-09-27) (aged 91)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Rita Schultze
Alma mater Georgetown University
University of Maryland, College Park

Charles Louis Schultze (December 12, 1924 – September 27, 2016) was an American economist and public policy analyst. He served as the Chairperson of the Council of Economic Advisers during the President Carter Administration.

Schultze was appointed the Assistant Director of the Bureau of the Budget by President John F. Kennedy in 1962, and was the Director from 1965 until 1968 during President Lyndon Johnson's Great Society agenda.

Schultze was born in Alexandria, Virginia. He studied at Georgetown University and at the University of Maryland, College Park. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the army in the European theater. Schultze died from complications of sepsis caused by dementia on September 27, 2016 in Washington, D.C., aged 92.


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