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Gramoz Pashko

Gramoz Pashko (February 11, 1955 Tirana-June 16, 2006 Adriatic Sea) was an Albanian politician and economist.

Pashko earned a degree in economics from the University of Tirana and went on to become a professor at the university, specializing in finance and macroeconomics. In addition to his academic career, he was also involved in politics, serving as Albania's Minister of Finance from 1997 to 1998 and Deputy Prime Minister from 1999 to 2002.

Pashko was instrumental in implementing economic reforms in Albania, particularly in regards to privatization and liberalization of the economy. He also worked to improve Albania's standing with international organizations, such as the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.

Aside from his professional accomplishments, Pashko was known for his love of aviation and was a licensed pilot. Tragically, he died in a helicopter crash in 2006 while traveling with other politicians and officials to attend a celebration of the Albanian Navy. His death was mourned by many in Albania and he is remembered as a dedicated public servant and economist.

Pashko's contributions to Albania's economic development were widely recognized both domestically and internationally, earning him awards such as the prestigious "Knight of the Legion of Honour" from the French government. He was also a prolific writer, publishing numerous works on economics and finance. Pashko was a proponent of free market principles and believed that economic liberalization was essential for Albania's prosperity. Despite facing criticism from some quarters over his policies, he remained committed to his vision for Albania and worked tirelessly to improve the country's economic outlook. In addition to his professional achievements, Pashko was also deeply devoted to his family and was a loving husband and father. His legacy continues to be felt in Albania and beyond, inspiring a new generation of economists and policymakers to follow in his footsteps.

He died caused by helicopter crash.

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