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Jacques Attali

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Jacques José Mardoché Attali (French pronunciation: ​[ʒak atali]; born 1 November 1943) is a French economic and social theorist, writer, political adviser and senior civil servant, who served as a counselor to President François Mitterrand from 1981 to 1991, and was the first head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development from 1991 to 1993. In 1997, upon the request of education minister Claude Allègre, he proposed a reform of the higher education degrees system. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Attali has received more than 573,985 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Jacques Attali is the 44th most popular economist (up from 106th in 2019), the 15th most popular biography from Algeria (up from 36th in 2019) and the most popular Algerian Economist.

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Among economists, Jacques Attali ranks 44 out of 315Before him are Elinor Ostrom, Wassily Leontief, Ragnar Frisch, Thorstein Veblen, Friedrich List, and Gary Becker. After him are Jan Tinbergen, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Frédéric Bastiat, John Hicks, Bernard Mandeville, and Douglass North.

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Among people born in 1943, Jacques Attali ranks 38Before him are Johnny Hallyday, Jean-Jacques Annaud, David Cronenberg, Carlos Alberto Parreira, John Kerry, and Richard Wright. After him are Khalifa Haftar, Billie Jean King, Terrence Malick, Helmut Marko, Denis Sassou Nguesso, and Betty Williams.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Jacques Attali ranks 15 out of 184Before him are Jugurtha (-160), Saint Monica (332), Ahmed Ben Bella (1916), Emir Abdelkader (1808), Édouard-Henri Avril (1849), and Juba II (-52). After him are Abdelmadjid Tebboune (1945), Dihya (700), Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois (1898), Houari Boumédiène (1932), Marcel Cerdan (1916), and Abdelkader Bensalah (1941).

Among ECONOMISTS In Algeria

Among economists born in Algeria, Jacques Attali ranks 1

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