Tjalling Koopmans

1910 - 1985

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Tjalling Charles Koopmans (August 28, 1910 – February 26, 1985) was a Dutch-American mathematician and economist. He was the joint winner with Leonid Kantorovich of the 1975 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his work on the theory of the optimum allocation of resources. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tjalling Koopmans has received more than 179,480 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Tjalling Koopmans is the 109th most popular economist (up from 120th in 2019), the 164th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 190th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Economist.

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Among economists, Tjalling Koopmans ranks 109 out of 315Before him are Alfred Weber, William Nordhaus, Vernon L. Smith, Dale T. Mortensen, Eugene Fama, and Knut Wicksell. After him are Robert J. Shiller, Jean Tirole, Lorenz von Stein, Kristalina Georgieva, Robert B. Wilson, and Silvio Gesell.

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Among people born in 1910, Tjalling Koopmans ranks 55Before him are Lobsang Rampa, John Sturges, Shunichi Kumai, Miguel Najdorf, Dorothy Vaughan, and Imi Lichtenfeld. After him are J. Allen Hynek, Abd al-Aziz ibn Baz, Pavel Batitsky, Sergey Gorshkov, Edda Mussolini, and Said bin Taimur. Among people deceased in 1985, Tjalling Koopmans ranks 38Before him are Kyu Sakamoto, Donald O. Hebb, Macfarlane Burnet, The Singing Nun, Tage Erlander, and Méret Oppenheim. After him are André Kertész, Ernst Öpik, Emílio Garrastazu Médici, Alexander Pokryshkin, Kirill Moskalenko, and Cus D'Amato.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Tjalling Koopmans ranks 164 out of 1,427Before him are Anton Geesink (1934), Eddie Van Halen (1955), John of Leiden (1509), Ary Scheffer (1795), René van de Kerkhof (1951), and Jan Pieterszoon Coen (1587). After him are Willy van de Kerkhof (1951), Arjen Robben (1984), Willem van Aelst (1627), Aelbert Cuyp (1620), Margaret of Bavaria (1363), and Rodolphus Agricola (1443).

Among ECONOMISTS In Netherlands

Among economists born in Netherlands, Tjalling Koopmans ranks 3Before him are Jan Tinbergen (1903) and Bernard Mandeville (1670). After him are Mark Blaug (1927), Euclid Tsakalotos (1960), and Guido Imbens (1963).