Anne Robert Jacques Turgot

1727 - 1781

Anne Robert Jacques Turgot

Anne Robert Jacques Turgot, Baron de l'Aulne ( toor-GOH; French: [tyʁgo]; 10 May 1727 – 18 March 1781), commonly known as Turgot, was a French economist and statesman. Originally considered a physiocrat, he is today best remembered as an early advocate for economic liberalism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anne Robert Jacques Turgot has received more than 201,265 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 29th most popular economist.

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Among economists, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot ranks 29 out of 288Before him are Herbert A. Simon, Gunnar Myrdal, Simon Kuznets, William Petty, Ronald Coase, and Jan Tinbergen. After him are Michael Porter, Wassily Leontief, Joseph Stiglitz, Carl Menger, Elinor Ostrom, and Alexander Hamilton.

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Among people born in 1727, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot ranks 1After him are Thomas Gainsborough, Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria, Louise Élisabeth of France, Jean-Georges Noverre, Henriette of France, Michel Adanson, Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo, Luis of Spain, Count of Chinchón, Ercole III d'Este, Duke of Modena, Étienne Charles de Loménie de Brienne, and Tommaso Traetta. Among people deceased in 1781, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot ranks 3Before him are Gotthold Ephraim Lessing and Mariana Victoria of Spain. After him are Túpac Amaru II, Abram Petrovich Gannibal, Josef Mysliveček, Ablai Khan, Franz Joseph I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count of Maurepas, Faustina Bordoni, Johann Anton Güldenstädt, and Túpac Katari.

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In France

Among people born in France, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot ranks 523 out of 4,109Before him are André Le Nôtre (1613), Gaston, Duke of Orléans (1608), Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (1747), Antipope Clement VII (1342), Maurice de Vlaminck (1876), and Gustave Caillebotte (1848). After him are Pauline Bonaparte (1780), Anouk Aimée (1932), Pope Nicholas II (990), Boris Vian (1920), Elisa Bonaparte (1777), and William IX, Duke of Aquitaine (1071).

Among ECONOMISTS In France

Among economists born in France, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot ranks 5Before him are Vilfredo Pareto (1848), Frédéric Passy (1822), François Quesnay (1694), and Jean-Baptiste Say (1767). After him are Jacques Delors (1925), Maurice Allais (1911), Léon Walras (1834), Frédéric Bastiat (1801), Dominique Strauss-Kahn (1949), Jean-Claude Trichet (1942), and Gérard Debreu (1921).

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