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Nikolai Kondratiev

1892 - 1938

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Nikolai Dmitriyevich Kondratiev (; also Kondratieff; Russian: Никола́й Дми́триевич Кондра́тьев; 4 March 1892 – 17 September 1938) was a Russian Soviet economist and proponent of the New Economic Policy (NEP) best known for the business cycle theory known as Kondratiev waves. Kondratiev became an early leading figure of Soviet economics and promoted the NEP's system of small private free market enterprises in the Soviet Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Kondratiev has received more than 202,884 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Nikolai Kondratiev is the 75th most popular economist (down from 60th in 2019), the 295th most popular biography from Russia (down from 246th in 2019) and the most popular Russian Economist.

Nikolai Kondratiev was a Russian economist who studied the development of the economy in the Soviet Union. He is most famous for his theory of long cycles, which he developed in the 1920s.

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Among economists, Nikolai Kondratiev ranks 75 out of 315Before him are James Mill, Wang Anshi, James Tobin, Reinhard Selten, Tansu Çiller, and Trygve Haavelmo. After him are Jean-Claude Trichet, James M. Buchanan, Murray Rothbard, Charles Cooley, Gottfried Feder, and Richard Thaler.

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Among people born in 1892, Nikolai Kondratiev ranks 47Before him are Bruno Schulz, Alexandre Koyré, Władysław Anders, Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet, Bolesław Bierut, and E. H. Carr. After him are V. Gordon Childe, Oswald Pohl, Mary Pickford, Margaret Rutherford, Archduchess Elisabeth Franziska of Austria, and József Mindszenty. Among people deceased in 1938, Nikolai Kondratiev ranks 31Before him are Vasily Blyukher, Christian Lous Lange, Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Bruno Taut, Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Lev Shestov. After him are Feodor Chaliapin, Otto Bauer, Nikolai Trubetzkoy, Hans Christian Gram, Ernst vom Rath, and Yakov Yurovsky.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Nikolai Kondratiev ranks 295 out of 3,262Before him are Nikolay Basov (1922), Fyodor Tyutchev (1803), Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia (1875), Andrei Konchalovsky (1937), Vsevolod Meyerhold (1874), and Dmitry of Uglich (1582). After him are Feodor Chaliapin (1873), Andrey Markov (1856), Viktor Vasnetsov (1848), Ferdinand von Wrangel (1797), Viktor Shklovsky (1893), and Mykola Azarov (1947).

Among ECONOMISTS In Russia

Among economists born in Russia, Nikolai Kondratiev ranks 1After him are Leonid Hurwicz (1917), Nikolay Danilevsky (1822), Eugen Slutsky (1880), Alexander Chayanov (1888), Leonid Abalkin (1930), Ladislaus Bortkiewicz (1868), Tatyana Golikova (1966), Arkady Dvorkovich (1972), and Olga Golodets (1962).