Michael Spence

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Andrew Michael Spence (born November 7, 1943, Montclair, New Jersey) is a Canadian-American economist and Nobel laureate.Spence is the William R. Berkley Professor in Economics and Business at the Stern School of Business at New York University, and the Philip H. Knight Professor of Management, Emeritus, and Dean, Emeritus, at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.Together with George A. Akerlof and Joseph E. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Spence has received more than 232,579 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Michael Spence is the 145th most popular economist (down from 135th in 2019), the 2,168th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,775th in 2019) and the 47th most popular American Economist.

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Among economists, Michael Spence ranks 145 out of 315Before him are Lucas Papademos, Robert C. Merton, Kenneth E. Boulding, Ernst Engel, James Mirrlees, and Bingu wa Mutharika. After him are Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Gustav von Schmoller, Daniel Ellsberg, Chester Barnard, Frank Knight, and Michał Kalecki.

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Among people born in 1943, Michael Spence ranks 127Before him are Paul Wolfowitz, Jean-Claude Killy, Richard Smalley, Barbara Bouchet, Mario J. Molina, and Leonardo Sandri. After him are Blythe Danner, Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior, Aaron Russo, Juan Giménez, Armando Guebuza, and Wanda Rutkiewicz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Spence ranks 2,168 out of 15,968Before him are Dick York (1928), Walter A. Shewhart (1891), R. Kelly (1967), Johnny Winter (1944), Djuna Barnes (1892), and Cloris Leachman (1926). After him are Wilford Brimley (1934), Michael Massee (1952), Vera Farmiga (1973), Merian C. Cooper (1893), Robert Ballard (1942), and Armand Assante (1949).

Among ECONOMISTS In United States

Among economists born in United States, Michael Spence ranks 47Before him are Thomas J. Sargent (1943), Robert Reich (1946), William F. Sharpe (1934), Edward C. Prescott (1940), Robert J. Shiller (1946), and Robert C. Merton (1944). After him are Daniel Ellsberg (1931), Chester Barnard (1886), Frank Knight (1885), Peter Diamond (1940), Christopher A. Sims (1942), and Robert F. Engle (1942).

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