Finn E. Kydland

1943 - Today

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Finn Erling Kydland (born 1 December 1943) is a Norwegian economist known for his contributions to business cycle theory. He is the Henley Professor of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He also holds the Richard P. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Finn E. Kydland has received more than 108,133 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Finn E. Kydland is the 120th most popular economist (down from 117th in 2019), the 65th most popular biography from Norway (up from 81st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Economist.

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Among economists, Finn E. Kydland ranks 120 out of 315Before him are Robert B. Wilson, Silvio Gesell, Thomas J. Sargent, Rudolf Hilferding, William Beveridge, and Jean Charles Léonard de Sismondi. After him are Thomas Schelling, Oskar Morgenstern, George Stigler, W. Arthur Lewis, James Meade, and Robert Fogel.

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Among people born in 1943, Finn E. Kydland ranks 106Before him are Eric Idle, Thomas J. Sargent, Mario J. Molina, Princess Margriet of the Netherlands, Barbara Bouchet, and R. L. Stine. After him are J. Michael Kosterlitz, Luis Carlos Galán, Paul Van Himst, Martin Campbell, Reinaldo Arenas, and Michael Spence.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Finn E. Kydland ranks 65 out of 927Before him are Ivar Giaever (1929), Christian Krohg (1852), Magnus VI of Norway (1238), Alexander Kielland (1849), Ole Gunnar Solskjær (1973), and Erna Solberg (1961). After him are Magnus Barefoot (1073), Thorvald Stoltenberg (1931), Kjell Askildsen (1929), Peter Christen Asbjørnsen (1812), Theodor Kittelsen (1857), and Sverre Fehn (1924).

Among ECONOMISTS In Norway

Among economists born in Norway, Finn E. Kydland ranks 3Before him are Ragnar Frisch (1895) and Trygve Haavelmo (1911). After him are Jon Elster (1940).