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Kenneth E. Boulding

1910 - 1993

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Kenneth Ewart Boulding (; January 18, 1910 – March 18, 1993) was an English-born American economist, educator, peace activist, and interdisciplinary philosopher. He published over 36 books and over 112 articles. Boulding was the author of two citation classics: The Image: Knowledge in Life and Society (1956) and Conflict and Defense: A General Theory (1962). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kenneth E. Boulding has received more than 238,538 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Kenneth E. Boulding is the 141st most popular economist (up from 152nd in 2019), the 1,274th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,389th in 2019) and the 20th most popular British Economist.

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Among ECONOMISTS

Among economists, Kenneth E. Boulding ranks 141 out of 315Before him are Joan Robinson, Clive Granger, Edward C. Prescott, Robert J. Shiller, Lucas Papademos, and Robert C. Merton. After him are Ernst Engel, James Mirrlees, Bingu wa Mutharika, Michael Spence, Nassim Nicholas Taleb, and Gustav von Schmoller.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1910, Kenneth E. Boulding ranks 73Before him are Sergey Gorshkov, Farid al-Atrash, Dorothy Vaughan, Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Johan Ferrier, and Juan Velasco Alvarado. After him are Chico Xavier, Miguel Hernández, Ferdinand Daučík, Paul Bowles, Dorothea Tanning, and Nouhak Phoumsavanh. Among people deceased in 1993, Kenneth E. Boulding ranks 63Before him are Don Ameche, Luciano Leggio, Leonid Gaidai, E. P. Thompson, Nina Berberova, and Ishirō Honda. After him are Wolfgang Lotz, Desanka Maksimović, C. Northcote Parkinson, Myrna Loy, Matthew Ridgway, and Yen Chia-kan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kenneth E. Boulding ranks 1,274 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Addison (1793), Dorothy L. Sayers (1893), Martin Freeman (1971), Brian Aldiss (1925), Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York (1341), and Thomas Browne (1605). After him are Charles Algernon Parsons (1854), Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood (1864), Steven Gerrard (1980), Antony Flew (1923), David Edward Hughes (1831), and Tim Staffell (1948).

Among ECONOMISTS In United Kingdom

Among economists born in United Kingdom, Kenneth E. Boulding ranks 20Before him are James Mill (1773), Thomas Mun (1571), Richard Stone (1913), James Meade (1907), Joan Robinson (1903), and Clive Granger (1934). After him are James Mirrlees (1936), Angus Deaton (1945), Henry Sidgwick (1838), Israel Kirzner (1930), John A. Hobson (1858), and Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield (1859).