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Richard Stone

1913 - 1991

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Sir John Richard Nicholas Stone (30 August 1913 – 6 December 1991) was an eminent British economist, educated at Westminster School and Gonville and Caius College and King's College at the University of Cambridge. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Stone has received more than 128,463 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Richard Stone is the 89th most popular economist (up from 100th in 2019), the 793rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 939th in 2019) and the 16th most popular British Economist.

Richard Stone is most famous for his discovery of the Stone-Geary model. This model is used to explain the relationship between interest rates and inflation.

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Among economists, Richard Stone ranks 89 out of 315Before him are Harry Markowitz, Thomas Mun, Leonid Hurwicz, Edmund Phelps, Cornelius Castoriadis, and Gérard Debreu. After him are Paul Krugman, Eugen Dühring, Lawrence Klein, Hermann Heinrich Gossen, Merton Miller, and George Akerlof.

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Among people born in 1913, Richard Stone ranks 53Before him are Charles Trenet, Mark Felt, Muddy Waters, Aimé Césaire, Vinicius de Moraes, and Mary Ainsworth. After him are Stanley Kramer, Paul Grice, Gerda Christian, Irwin Shaw, Sergey Mikhalkov, and Xi Zhongxun. Among people deceased in 1991, Richard Stone ranks 40Before him are Jean Tinguely, Wilhelm Kempff, Arno Breker, Leo Fender, Don Siegel, and Gunnar Gren. After him are Ivan Kozhedub, Tony Richardson, Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal, Princess Ileana of Romania, Salvador Luria, and Tom of Finland.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Richard Stone ranks 793 out of 7,765Before him are Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902), Alan Hodgkin (1914), Danny Boyle (1956), Lady Mary Victoria Douglas-Hamilton (1850), Matt Busby (1909), and John Ray (1627). After him are Stephen Gray (1666), Archibald Hill (1886), David Cameron (1966), Bernard Cornwell (1944), Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689), and John Vane (1927).

Among ECONOMISTS In United Kingdom

Among economists born in United Kingdom, Richard Stone ranks 16Before him are Benjamin Graham (1894), John Hicks (1904), William Stanley Jevons (1835), James Mill (1773), Arthur Cecil Pigou (1877), and Thomas Mun (1571). After him are James Meade (1907), Clive Granger (1934), Joan Robinson (1903), Angus Deaton (1945), James Mirrlees (1936), and Kenneth E. Boulding (1910).