List of economists

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This is an incomplete alphabetical list by surname of notable economists , experts in the social science of economics, past and present. For a history of economics, see the article History of economic thought. Only economists with biographical articles in Wikipedia are listed here.



Thomas Attwood ThomasAttwood.jpg
Thomas Attwood
Sir William Ashley Sir Willim Ashley.jpg
Sir William Ashley
B. R. Ambedkar Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar.jpg
B. R. Ambedkar
George Akerlof George Akerlof.jpg
George Akerlof
Kenneth Arrow Kenneth Arrow, Stanford University.jpg
Kenneth Arrow
Maurice Allais ALLAIS PN Maurice-24x30-2001b.jpg
Maurice Allais
Robert Aumann Aumann-1080b.jpg
Robert Aumann
Edmund Burke EdmundBurke1771.jpg
Edmund Burke
Mikhail Bakunin Bakunin Nadar.jpg
Mikhail Bakunin


Jean Bodin Jean Bodin.jpg
Jean Bodin
Frederic Bastiat Bastiat.jpg
Frédéric Bastiat
Eugen Bohm von Bawerk 1Bawerk.png
Eugen Böhm von Bawerk
Gary Becker GaryBecker-May24-2008.jpg
Gary Becker
Fischer Black Fischer Black.JPG
Fischer Black
James M. Buchanan James Buchanan by Atlas network.jpg
James M. Buchanan
Ben Bernanke Ben Bernanke official portrait.jpg
Ben Bernanke
Walter Block Walter block-teaching.jpg
Walter Block
Francine D. Blau Fdb4 2010.jpg
Francine D. Blau
Olivier Blanchard Oliver Blanchard, IMF 98BlanchardWEO1 lg.jpg
Olivier Blanchard
Willem Buiter Willem Buiter 1984.jpg
Willem Buiter
Ali Babacan Ali Babacan - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012 crop.jpg
Ali Babacan


Thomas Chalmers Thomas Chalmers - Project Gutenberg 13103.jpg
Thomas Chalmers
Henry Charles Carey Henrycharlescarey.jpg
Henry Charles Carey
John Bates Clark John Bates Clark.jpg
John Bates Clark
Gustav Cassel Cassel.gif
Gustav Cassel
John R. Commons JohnCommons.jpg
John R. Commons
Attilio Celant Attilio Celant 01.JPG
Attilio Celant
Agustin Carstens Agustin Carstens.jpg
Agustín Carstens
Ha-Joon Chang Ha-Joon Chang profile.jpg
Ha-Joon Chang


Gerard Debreu Debreu, Gerard (1921-2004).jpeg
Gérard Debreu
Harold Demsetz Demsetzatgmu.jpg
Harold Demsetz
Partha Dasgupta Partha Dasgupta - Trento 2013 02.JPG
Partha Dasgupta
Huw Dixon Professor Huw Dixon.jpg
Huw Dixon
Avinash Dixit Avinash Dixit.JPG
Avinash Dixit
J. Bradford DeLong Brad DeLong 201010.jpg
J. Bradford DeLong


Friedrich Engels Engels.jpg
Friedrich Engels
Robert F. Engle Robert F. Engle.jpg
Robert F. Engle
Vanessa Erogbogbo Vanessa Erogbogbo in 2017 (cropped).jpg
Vanessa Erogbogbo


William Fleetwood WilliamFleetwood.jpg
William Fleetwood
Irving Fisher Irvingfisher.jpg
Irving Fisher
Milton Friedman Portrait of Milton Friedman.jpg
Milton Friedman
Jason Furman Jason Furman 2011.jpg
Jason Furman
Robert Fogel Robert William Fogel.jpg
Robert Fogel


Charles Gide Gide, Charles.jpg
Charles Gide
Henry George Henry George.jpg
Henry George
John Kenneth Galbraith John Kenneth Galbraith.jpg
John Kenneth Galbraith
Edward Glaeser Edward L. Glaeser at FT Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 2011.jpg
Edward Glaeser
Ian Goldin Ian Goldin World Economic Forum 2013.jpg
Ian Goldin


David Hume Painting of David Hume.jpg
David Hume
Friedrich Hayek Friedrich Hayek portrait.jpg
Friedrich Hayek
Eli Heckscher Eli Heckscher.jpg
Eli Heckscher
Trygve Haavelmo Trygve Haavelmo.jpg
Trygve Haavelmo
James Heckman James Heckman.jpg
James Heckman
Glenn Hubbard Glenn Hubbard portrait.jpg
Glenn Hubbard



William Stanley Jevons Picture of jevons.jpg
William Stanley Jevons


Ibn Khaldun Ibn Khaldoun-Kassus.jpg
Ibn Khaldun
John Maynard Keynes Keynes 1933.jpg
John Maynard Keynes
Nicholas Kaldor Nicholas Kaldor.jpg
Nicholas Kaldor
Daniel Kahneman Daniel Kahneman (3283955327) (cropped).jpg
Daniel Kahneman
Finn E. Kydland Kydland.jpg
Finn E. Kydland
Anne Osborn Krueger Anne O. Krueger (2004).jpg
Anne Osborn Krueger


John Law John Law-Casimir Balthazar mg 8450.jpg
John Law
Lyndon LaRouche Lyndon LaRouche.jpg
Lyndon LaRouche
Abba Lerner Abba Lerner.jpg
Abba Lerner
Oskar Lange Oskar Lange 20-65.jpg
Oskar Lange
Rosa Luxemburg Rosa Luxemburg.jpg
Rosa Luxemburg


Thomas Malthus Thomas Malthus.jpg
Thomas Malthus
John Stuart Mill PSM V03 D380 John Stuart Mill.jpg
John Stuart Mill
Alfred Marshall Alfred Marshall.jpg
Alfred Marshall
Karl Marx Karl Marx.jpg
Karl Marx
Ludwig von Mises Ludwig von Mises.jpg
Ludwig von Mises
Gunnar Myrdal Gunnar Myrdal - Sveriges styresman.jpg
Gunnar Myrdal
Roger Myerson Myerson roger b print.jpg
Roger Myerson
Dale Mortensen Dale Mortensen 2.jpg
Dale Mortensen
Xavier Sala i Martin Xavier Sala-i-Martin.jpg
Xavier Sala i Martin
Dambisa Moyo Dambisa Moyo 2013 BlackRock.jpg
Dambisa Moyo


Dudley North Dudley North.jpg
Dudley North
John Forbes Nash John Forbes Nash, Jr. by Peter Badge.jpg
John Forbes Nash


Robert Owen Portrait of Robert Owen.png
Robert Owen
Bertil Ohlin Bertil Ohlin.jpg
Bertil Ohlin
Elinor Ostrom Nobel Prize 2009-Press Conference KVA-30.jpg
Elinor Ostrom


V. R. Panchamukhi V R Panchamukhi.jpg
V. R. Panchamukhi
Javier Perez-Capdevila Perez-Capdevila.jpg
Javier Perez-Capdevila
Vilfredo Pareto Vilfredo Pareto 1870s2.jpg
Vilfredo Pareto
Arthur Cecil Pigou A.C. Pigou.jpg
Arthur Cecil Pigou
Thomas Piketty Piketty in Cambridge 3 crop.jpg
Thomas Piketty
Edward C. Prescott Edward C. Prescott.jpg
Edward C. Prescott
Christina Paxson Christina paxson.jpg
Christina Paxson


Francois Quesnay Francois Quesnay.jpg
François Quesnay


David Ricardo Portrait of David Ricardo by Thomas Phillips.jpg
David Ricardo
Joan Robinson Joan Robinson Ramsey Muspratt.jpg
Joan Robinson
Murray Rothbard MurrayBW.jpg
Murray Rothbard
Christina Romer Christina Romer official portrait small.jpg
Christina Romer
Matthew Rabin Matthew Rabin 2008.jpg
Matthew Rabin


Jean-Baptiste Say Jean-baptiste Say.jpg
Jean-Baptiste Say
Thomas J. Sargent Nobel Prize 2011-Press Conference KVA-DSC 7770.jpg
Thomas J. Sargent
Adam Smith AdamSmith.jpg
Adam Smith
Joseph Schumpeter Joseph Schumpeter ekonomialaria.jpg
Joseph Schumpeter
Anna Schwartz Anna Schwartz by David Shankbone (cropped).jpg
Anna Schwartz
Paul Samuelson Paul Samuelson.jpg
Paul Samuelson
Robert Solow Robert Solow by Olaf Storbeck.jpg
Robert Solow
Joseph E. Stiglitz Joseph E. Stiglitz - cropped.jpg
Joseph E. Stiglitz
Michael Spence A Michael Spence.jpg
Michael Spence
Mark Skousen MarkSkousen.jpg
Mark Skousen
Hans-Werner Sinn Hans Werner Sinn.png
Hans-Werner Sinn
Robert Shiller Robert Shiller - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012.jpg
Robert Shiller
Lawrence Summers Lawrence Summers 2012.jpg
Lawrence Summers
D. Shina Dr. D. Shina -.JPG
D. Shina


Anne Turgot Anne Robert Jacques Turgot.jpg
Anne Turgot
Frank William Taussig Frank William Taussig by Pach Brothers.jpg
Frank William Taussig
Jan Tinbergen Jan Tinbergen 1982.jpg
Jan Tinbergen
Gordon Tullock Gordon tullock.jpg
Gordon Tullock



Thorstein Veblen Veblen3a.jpg
Thorstein Veblen
Paul Volcker Paulvolcker.jpg
Paul Volcker


Leon Walras Lwalras.jpg
Léon Walras
Max Weber Max Weber 1894.jpg
Max Weber
Knut Wicksell Wicksell.jpg
Knut Wicksell
Marilyn Waring Marilyn Waring.jpg
Marilyn Waring
Martin Wolf MartinWolf2011ByDaphneBorowski.png
Martin Wolf


Xenophon of Athens Xenophon.jpg
Xenophon of Athens


Janet Yellen Janet yellen.jpg
Janet Yellen
Muhammad Yunus Muhammad Yunus - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012.jpg
Muhammad Yunus


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