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Joseph Stiglitz

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Joseph Eugene Stiglitz (; born February 9, 1943) is an American New Keynesian economist, a public policy analyst, and a full professor at Columbia University. He is a recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2001) and the John Bates Clark Medal (1979). He is a former senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Stiglitz has received more than 2,222,154 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia. Joseph Stiglitz is the 24th most popular economist, the 338th most popular biography from United States (up from 397th in 2019) and the 5th most popular American Economist.

Joseph Stiglitz is an economist who is most famous for his work in the fields of macroeconomics and international trade. He has served as the Chief Economist of the World Bank, a Professor at Stanford University, and a professor at Columbia University.

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Among economists, Joseph Stiglitz ranks 24 out of 315Before him are Jean-Baptiste Say, Paul Samuelson, Henri Fayol, Amartya Sen, John Law, and Michael Porter. After him are Herbert A. Simon, Simon Kuznets, Anne Robert Jacques Turgot, William Petty, Carl Menger, and Barack Obama Sr..

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Among people born in 1943, Joseph Stiglitz ranks 22Before him are Joe Pesci, Toto Cutugno, Albano Carrisi, Roger Waters, Sadako Sasaki, and Louise Glück. After him are Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Christopher Walken, Tarja Halonen, Howard Gardner, Horst Köhler, and Elena Ferrante.

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Among people born in United States, Joseph Stiglitz ranks 338 out of 18,182Before him are Herman Hollerith (1860), Sandra Bullock (1964), John Bardeen (1908), Bill Murray (1950), James Fenimore Cooper (1789), and Truman Capote (1924). After him are Margaret Mead (1901), Ella Fitzgerald (1917), Dick Cheney (1941), Jack Ruby (1911), Pete Conrad (1930), and Jared Leto (1971).

Among ECONOMISTS In United States

Among economists born in United States, Joseph Stiglitz ranks 5Before him are Milton Friedman (1912), Philip Kotler (1931), Paul Samuelson (1915), and Michael Porter (1947). After him are Herbert A. Simon (1916), Elinor Ostrom (1933), Thorstein Veblen (1857), Gary Becker (1930), Douglass North (1920), Kenneth Arrow (1921), and W. Edwards Deming (1900).

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