Javier González Fraga Politician

Javier González Fraga (born May 12, 1948) is an Argentine economist and businessman. He served as President of the Central Bank of Argentina from 1989 to 1991, and was nominated as running-mate by Ricardo Alfonsín for his 2011 campaign for the Presidency. González Fraga was born in Buenos Aires as the youngest of four children to Elvira Fraga and N. González Casartelli. He earned a degree in Economics with honors at the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, and in 1974, was brought on by La Nación, one of the nation's leading news dailies, as a financial columnist. He later earned a fellowship at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University, and at the London School of Economics. He married Bárbara Morea Giménez, and had two children; they later separated. He established a dairy farm, La Salamandra, near Luján, Buenos Aires, in 1979, and continued to write on finance and economics, authoring El Mercado de Capitales (1982) and El Sistema Financiero (1980 and 1985).

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Date of birth
May 12th, 1948
Places lived
Buenos Aires , Argentina
pop. 2,891,082 (2010)


1. Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina Colleges/University

The Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, whose full name in spanish language is Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina "Santa María de los Buenos Aires", also known as Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA), is a catholic and pontifical university in Argentina with campus in the cities of Buenos Aires, Santa Fe, Rosario, Paraná, Mendoza and Pergamino. The main campus is located in Puerto Madero, one of the most modern neighborhood of Buenos Aires.

Institution colors
Av. Alicia Moreau de Justo 1300, C1107AAZ - Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Official web page www.uca.edu.ar
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People attended Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina connected by profession and/or age

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