Bator, Francis Michel, 1925


Bator, Francis Michel, 1925


Bio: Francis Michel Bator (b. August 10, 1925, Budapest, Hungary), economist and educator, served as Deputy National Security Advisor, as Special Assistant to President Lyndon B. Johnson, as Senior Economic Advisor for the Agency of International Development, as Special Consultant to the Secretary of the Treasury, and as a consultant to the Department of State and Department of Defense. He is the Lucius N. Littauer Professor of Political Economy Emeritus at the Harvard Kennedy School.


L - R: Francis Bator and President Lyndon B. Johnson. Oval Office, White House, Washington DC, 11/22/1968. Photo # a7329-5 by Yoichi Okamoto. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library, public domain.


LBJ Connection: Member of the Senior Staff of National Security Council 1964-1965; deputy assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, 1965-1967; Special Consultant to Secretary of Treasury for international monetary arrangements 1967-1969