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date: 28 February 2021

Epstein, Abrahamlocked

(1892–1942)
  • Maryann SyersMaryann SyersAugsburg College, Emerita

Summary

Abraham Epstein (1892–1942) was an economist, educator, and writer. He was a leader in the post-World War I movement for passage of social security legislation. In 1927 he founded the American Association for Old Age Security (later the American Association for Social Security).

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