Thomas J. Sargent

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Thomas John Sargent (born July 19, 1943) is an American economist and the W.R. Berkley Professor of Economics and Business at New York University. He specializes in the fields of macroeconomics, monetary economics, and time series econometrics. As of 2020, he ranks as the 29th most cited economist in the world. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 2011 together with Christopher A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas J. Sargent has received more than 191,979 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Thomas J. Sargent is the 130th most popular economist (down from 115th in 2019), the 1,732nd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,431st in 2019) and the 41st most popular American Economist.

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Among economists, Thomas J. Sargent ranks 130 out of 315Before him are Robert Fogel, William Nordhaus, Kristalina Georgieva, Knut Wicksell, Eugene Fama, and Jim Rogers. After him are William Vickrey, Jean Tirole, Robert Reich, William F. Sharpe, Joan Robinson, and Clive Granger.

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Among people born in 1943, Thomas J. Sargent ranks 101Before him are Hervé Villechaize, Luis Carlos Galán, Alain de Benoist, Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório, Arthur Ashe, and Otoya Yamaguchi. After him are Griselda Blanco, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Richard Sennett, Bob Woodward, Fouad Siniora, and René Préval.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thomas J. Sargent ranks 1,732 out of 15,968Before him are Mary Parker Follett (1868), Jerome Robbins (1918), Eartha Kitt (1927), Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848), Alan Bean (1932), and Wes Studi (1947). After him are LeBron James (1984), Tom Skerritt (1933), Madeleine Stowe (1958), Kevin A. Lynch (1918), John Frankenheimer (1930), and Walker Evans (1903).

Among ECONOMISTS In United States

Among economists born in United States, Thomas J. Sargent ranks 41Before him are Paul Krugman (1953), Walt Whitman Rostow (1916), Robert Fogel (1926), William Nordhaus (1941), Eugene Fama (1939), and Jim Rogers (1942). After him are Robert Reich (1946), William F. Sharpe (1934), Edward C. Prescott (1940), Robert J. Shiller (1946), Robert C. Merton (1944), and Michael Spence (1943).