Adolf G. Abramson was the President of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) from 1959 to 1960. During that time he worked for SKF Industries, Inc. He edited the work Operations Forecasting in 1967. In 1986, the NABE established the Abramson Awards and Scrolls to confer special recognition on exceptional feature articles published in Business Economics. Abramson is now deceased.