Edith Abbott

1876 - 1957

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Edith Abbott (September 26, 1876 – July 28, 1957) was an American economist, statistician, social worker, educator, and author. Abbott was born in Grand Island, Nebraska. Abbott was a pioneer in the profession of social work with an educational background in economics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edith Abbott has received more than 85,486 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Edith Abbott is the 276th most popular economist, the 7,691st most popular biography from United States and the 95th most popular American Economist.

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Among economists, Edith Abbott ranks 276 out of 315Before her are Pedro Solbes, Lawrence Summers, Anna Schwartz, Jan Krzysztof Bielecki, Ladislaus Bortkiewicz, and Martin Feldstein. After her are Muriel Casals i Couturier, Euclid Tsakalotos, James Wilson, Ha-Joon Chang, Abdi Farah Shirdon, and Ludwig Lachmann.

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Among people born in 1876, Edith Abbott ranks 148Before her are Havergal Brian, Paul Montel, John Marshall, Georg Hilmar, G. M. Trevelyan, and Sidney Robinson. After her are Stan Rowley, H. B. Warner, Lionel Tertis, Giuseppe De Luca, Harriet Brooks, and Gregory Mathews. Among people deceased in 1957, Edith Abbott ranks 169Before her are Judy Tyler, Ezio Pinza, Demetrio Neyra, Edward Evans, 1st Baron Mountevans, Ken Wharton, and Robert Esnault-Pelterie. After her are Bernard Knubel, Roger Vercel, Clarence Walker, Hjalmar Johansson, Jack Butler Yeats, and Grigory Landsberg.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edith Abbott ranks 7,691 out of 15,968Before her are Bob Welch (1945), Chris Poland (1957), Evelyn Ashford (1957), Aaron Neville (1941), Traylor Howard (1966), and Tom DeLonge (1975). After her are Wayne Static (1965), Andrea Elson (1969), Fred Agabashian (1913), Robert Alda (1914), Patricia Belcher (1954), and Kay Francis (1905).

Among ECONOMISTS In United States

Among economists born in United States, Edith Abbott ranks 95Before her are Anne Osborn Krueger (1934), Robert Rubin (1938), Arthur Laffer (1940), Lawrence Summers (1954), Anna Schwartz (1915), and Martin Feldstein (1939). After her are Richard Florida (1957), Lew Rockwell (1944), John Lipsky (1947), Kenneth Rogoff (1953), Armen Alchian (1914), and Michael Albert (1947).