Christopher A. Sims

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Christopher Albert Sims (born October 21, 1942) is an American econometrician and macroeconomist. He is currently the John J.F. Sherrerd '52 University Professor of Economics at Princeton University. Together with Thomas Sargent, he won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher A. Sims has received more than 142,977 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Christopher A. Sims is the 154th most popular economist (down from 109th in 2019), the 2,363rd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,380th in 2019) and the 52nd most popular American Economist.

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Among economists, Christopher A. Sims ranks 154 out of 315Before him are Daniel Ellsberg, Chester Barnard, Frank Knight, Michał Kalecki, Peter Diamond, and Angus Deaton. After him are Oskar R. Lange, Benedetto Cotrugli, Dani Rodrik, Nicholas Kaldor, Robert F. Engle, and James Heckman.

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Among people born in 1942, Christopher A. Sims ranks 155Before him are Piers Courage, Bill Conti, Rupert Sheldrake, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Michel Fourniret, and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. After him are Silvia Federici, Janusz Korwin-Mikke, Gemma Jones, Robert F. Engle, Martin Rees, and Mike Markkula.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Christopher A. Sims ranks 2,363 out of 15,968Before him are Beverly D'Angelo (1951), Morgan Robertson (1861), John Kennedy Toole (1937), Jermaine Jackson (1954), Richard Anderson (1926), and Conchata Ferrell (1943). After him are Robert W. Wood (1868), Jennifer Beals (1963), Ward Cunningham (1949), Michael Phelps (1985), Charles Martin Hall (1863), and Anna Moffo (1932).

Among ECONOMISTS In United States

Among economists born in United States, Christopher A. Sims ranks 52Before him are Robert C. Merton (1944), Michael Spence (1943), Daniel Ellsberg (1931), Chester Barnard (1886), Frank Knight (1885), and Peter Diamond (1940). After him are Robert F. Engle (1942), James Heckman (1944), John Bates Clark (1847), Ben Bernanke (1953), Henry George (1839), and Mancur Olson (1932).