Karl Marx

1818 - 1883

Karl Marx

Karl Marx (German: [ˈkaɐ̯l ˈmaɐ̯ks]; 5 May 1818 – 14 March 1883) was a German philosopher, economist, historian, sociologist, political theorist, journalist and socialist revolutionary. Born in Trier, Germany, Marx studied law and philosophy at university. He married Jenny von Westphalen in 1843. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, his Wikipedia page in English has received more than 12,070,989 page views. His biography is available in different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1st most popular Economist.

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  • 12M

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  • 33.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 182

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 14.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among Economists

Among Economists, Karl Marx ranks 1 out of 273After him are John Maynard Keynes, David Ricardo, John Stuart Mill, Thomas Robert Malthus, Milton Friedman, Friedrich Hayek, Vilfredo Pareto, Joseph Schumpeter, Alfred Marshall, François Quesnay, and Hjalmar Schacht.

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