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Robert Reich

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Robert Bernard Reich ( RYSHE; born June 24, 1946) is an American professor, author, lawyer, and political commentator. He worked in the administrations of Presidents Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter, and served as Secretary of Labor from 1993 to 1997 in the cabinet of President Bill Clinton. He was also a member of President Barack Obama's economic transition advisory board.Reich has been the Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley since January 2006. He was formerly a Lecturer at Harvard University's John F. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Reich has received more than 3,493,116 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Robert Reich is the 133rd most popular economist, the 1,763rd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,762nd in 2019) and the 44th most popular American Economist.

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Among economists, Robert Reich ranks 133 out of 315Before him are Zhou Youguang, Adolph Wagner, Edward C. Prescott, Michael Spence, Jim Rogers, and Franz Oppenheimer. After him are Ernest Mandel, Clive Granger, Walt Whitman Rostow, Joan Robinson, Bingu wa Mutharika, and Robert C. Merton.

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Among people born in 1946, Robert Reich ranks 114Before him are Marisa Paredes, Paul L. Modrich, Xanana Gusmão, François Bozizé, Alan Jones, and Gerard 't Hooft. After him are Ajda Pekkan, Bigas Luna, Peter Green, Jean-Jacques Beineix, Fancy, and Paul Schrader.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Reich ranks 1,763 out of 18,182Before him are Thornton Wilder (1897), John Robert Schrieffer (1931), Richard Avedon (1923), Cus D'Amato (1908), Lloyd Shapley (1923), and Anna Nicole Smith (1967). After him are Tex Avery (1908), Loretta Young (1913), Moby (1965), Cab Calloway (1907), Aaron Eckhart (1968), and Edward T. Hall (1914).

Among ECONOMISTS In United States

Among economists born in United States, Robert Reich ranks 44Before him are Thomas Schelling (1921), George Stigler (1911), Robert Fogel (1926), Edward C. Prescott (1940), Michael Spence (1943), and Jim Rogers (1942). After him are Walt Whitman Rostow (1916), Robert C. Merton (1944), Jeremy Rifkin (1945), William F. Sharpe (1934), Christopher A. Sims (1942), and John Bates Clark (1847).

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