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 Cambridge University (Caius and King's). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Stone has received more than 114,878 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Richard Stone is the 100th most popular economist (up from 112th in 2019), the 939th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 946th 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 100 out of 315Before him are Alan Greenspan, Gérard Debreu, Jeremy Rifkin, William Beveridge, Richard Cantillon, and Thomas Schelling. After him are Adolph Wagner, Pierre Guillaume Frédéric le Play, Lawrence Klein, George Stigler, Merton Miller, and Jacques Attali.

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Among people born in 1913, Richard Stone ranks 61Before him are Roger Caillois, Jan Kubiš, Sergey Mikhalkov, Stanford Moore, Bill Shankly, and Méret Oppenheim. After him are Gerda Christian, Xi Zhongxun, Stanley Kramer, Mickey Cohen, Stewart Granger, and Nicolás Gómez Dávila. Among people deceased in 1991, Richard Stone ranks 44Before him are Natalia Ginzburg, Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal, Tom of Finland, W. Arthur Lewis, Tony Richardson, and Ivan Kozhedub. After him are Mohammed Abdel Wahab, George Stigler, Gene Tierney, Jerzy Kosiński, Gene Roddenberry, and Salvador Luria.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Richard Stone ranks 939 out of 6,924Before him are Alan Hodgkin (1914), Keith Emerson (1944), Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1848), Mary Ann Nichols (1845), Sebastian Shaw (1905), and Alan Parsons (1948). After him are Isabella of England (1214), William Henry Perkin (1838), John Schlesinger (1926), Philip Noel-Baker (1889), James Mason (1909), and Samuel Butler (1612).

Among ECONOMISTS In United Kingdom

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