economist

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Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790) Adam Smith , Smith
French economist who in 1774 was put in control of finances by Louis XVI; his proposals for reforms that involved abolishing feudal privileges made him unpopular with the aristocracy and in 1776 he was dismissed (1727-1781) Anne Robert Jacques Turgot , Turgot
United States economist who proposed the Laffer curve (born in 1940) Arthur Laffer , Laffer
English economist and conservationist (1914-1981) Barbara Ward , Baroness Jackson of Lodsworth , Ward
British economist (born in India) whose report on social insurance provided the basis for most of the social legislation on which the welfare state in the United Kingdom is based (1879-1963) Beveridge , First Baron Beveridge , William Henry Beveridge
English economist who argued that the laws of supply and demand should operate in a free market (1772-1823) David Ricardo , Ricardo
economist who uses statistical and mathematical methods econometrician , econometrist
English sociologist and economist and a central member of the Fabian Society (1859-1947) First Baron Passfield , Sidney James Webb , Sidney Webb , Webb
United States economist noted as a proponent of monetarism and for his opposition to government intervention in the economy (born 1912) Friedman , Milton Friedman
English economist (born in Austria) noted for work on the optimum allocation of resources (1899-1992) Friedrich August von Hayek , Hayek
Norwegian economist noted for his work in econometrics (1895-1973) Frisch , Ragnar Anton Kittil Frisch , Ragnar Frisch
United States economist (born in Canada) who served as ambassador to India (born in 1908) Galbraith , John Galbraith , John Kenneth Galbraith
Swedish economist (1898-1987) Gunnar Myrdal , Karl Gunnar Myrdal , Myrdal
United States social economist (1876-1933) Helen Laura Sumner Woodbury , Woodbury
United States economist and psychologist who pioneered in the development of cognitive science (1916-2001) Herbert A. Simon , Herbert Alexander Simon , Herb Simon , Simon
English economist noted for his studies of international trade and finance (born in 1907) James Edward Meade , Meade
United States economist (1918-2002) James Tobin , Tobin
Dutch economist noted for his work in econometrics (1903-1994) Jan Tinbergen , Tinbergen
French economist who advocated a Common Market in Europe (1888-1979) Jean Monnet , Monnet
English economist and logician who contributed to the development of the theory of marginal utility (1835-1882) Jevons , William Stanley Jevons
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