Francis Ysidro Edgeworth

1845 - 1926

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Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (8 February 1845 – 13 February 1926) was an Anglo-Irish philosopher and political economist who made significant contributions to the methods of statistics during the 1880s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francis Ysidro Edgeworth has received more than 185,550 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Francis Ysidro Edgeworth is the 165th most popular economist (down from 164th in 2019), the 78th most popular biography from Ireland (up from 81st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Economist.

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Among economists, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth ranks 165 out of 315Before him are Oskar R. Lange, Bengt Holmström, Robert F. Engle, Frank Knight, Hans-Hermann Hoppe, and Piero Sraffa. After him are Paul Milgrom, Nicholas Kaldor, Peter Diamond, Wilhelm Röpke, Victor de Riqueti, marquis de Mirabeau, and Bertrand de Jouvenel.

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Among people born in 1845, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth ranks 33Before him are Jan Baudouin de Courtenay, Mary Ann Nichols, Ernest Augustus, Crown Prince of Hanover, Isidor Straus, Fernand Cormon, and Tristan Corbière. After him are Jacint Verdaguer, Émile Boutroux, Ödön Lechner, Walter Crane, William, Prince of Wied, and Eugène Grasset. Among people deceased in 1926, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth ranks 45Before him are Ye Wanyong, Robert Todd Lincoln, Annie Oakley, Maria Letizia Bonaparte, Duchess of Aosta, Eino Leino, and Désiré-Joseph Mercier. After him are Lars Magnus Ericsson, Leonid Krasin, Nikolay Chkheidze, Edwin Abbott Abbott, Albert Robida, and Katō Takaaki.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth ranks 78 out of 501Before him are Conor McGregor (1988), Kevin Farrell (1947), J. D. Bernal (1901), Vergilius of Salzburg (700), Charles Maturin (1780), and Oliver Goldsmith (1728). After him are Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), James Hoban (1762), Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh (1769), Neil Jordan (1950), Kevin Roche (1922), and Fionnula Flanagan (1941).

Among ECONOMISTS In Ireland

Among economists born in Ireland, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth ranks 2Before him are Richard Cantillon (1680).