The Ten Most Influential Economists of All Time
in association with the University of Kent
The economy has a huge impact on the quality of our lives, those whom have had an effect on the policy adopted, how it functions and the economy's health remain influential both during their tenure and for generations after. Here the Complete University Guide draws up its list of those we consider the most influential economists of all time:
Steven D. Levitt & Steven J. Dubner
Economist, Steven D. Levitt and journalist, Stephen J. Dubner pulled their resources to write the hugely popular Freakonomics, published in 2005. Having sold over seven million copies worldwide the book has made economics accessible to the common man. The book explores a diversity of subjects not usually covered by traditional economists, melding pop culture with economics.
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