Frédéric Passy

1822 - 1912

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Frédéric Passy (20 May 1822 – 12 June 1912) was a French economist and pacifist who was a founding member of several peace societies and the Inter-Parliamentary Union. He was also an author and politician, sitting in the Chamber of Deputies from 1881 until 1889. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frédéric Passy has received more than 171,388 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Frédéric Passy is the 14th most popular economist (up from 23rd in 2019), the 310th most popular biography from France (up from 464th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Economist.

Frédéric Passy was a French economist and pacifist. He is most famous for being one of the founders of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

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Among economists, Frédéric Passy ranks 14 out of 315Before him are Friedrich Hayek, Vilfredo Pareto, Joseph Schumpeter, François Quesnay, Alfred Marshall, and Hjalmar Schacht. After him are Philip Kotler, Ludwig von Mises, Mario Draghi, Jean-Baptiste Say, Paul Samuelson, and Henri Fayol.

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Among people born in 1822, Frédéric Passy ranks 5Before him are Louis Pasteur, Ulysses S. Grant, Gregor Mendel, and Heinrich Schliemann. After him are César Franck, Rudolf Clausius, Francis Galton, Rutherford B. Hayes, Étienne Lenoir, Midhat Pasha, and Charles Hermite. Among people deceased in 1912, Frédéric Passy ranks 7Before him are Emperor Meiji, Henri Poincaré, August Strindberg, Jules Massenet, Edward Smith, and Bram Stoker. After him are Frederick VIII of Denmark, Karl May, Thomas Andrews, Robert Falcon Scott, Joseph Lister, and Lawrence Alma-Tadema.

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In France

Among people born in France, Frédéric Passy ranks 310 out of 6,011Before him are Joseph-Ignace Guillotin (1738), Alfred Werner (1866), Bernard Arnault (1949), Georges de La Tour (1593), Jean Baudrillard (1929), and Édouard Daladier (1884). After him are Isabella of France (1295), Chrétien de Troyes (1135), Fernand Braudel (1902), Raynald of Châtillon (1123), Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (1748), and Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908).

Among ECONOMISTS In France

Among economists born in France, Frédéric Passy ranks 3Before him are Vilfredo Pareto (1848) and François Quesnay (1694). After him are Jean-Baptiste Say (1767), Anne Robert Jacques Turgot (1727), Léon Walras (1834), Dominique Strauss-Kahn (1949), Frédéric Bastiat (1801), Maurice Allais (1911), Jacques Delors (1925), Jean-Claude Trichet (1942), and Gérard Debreu (1921).