Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Economists, including Karl Marx, John Stuart Mill, John Maynard Keynes, Thomas Robert Malthus and Friedrich Hayek.
Karl MarxKarl Marx
05 May 1818, Prussian
Economist, Philosopher
John Maynard KeynesJohn Maynard Keynes
05 June 1883, British
Economist

Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
21 April 1864, German
Sociologist

John Stuart MillJohn Stuart Mill
20 May 1806, British
British Philosopher and Civil Servant.

Rosa LuxemburgRosa Luxemburg
05 March 1871, German, Polish
Marxist Theorist

Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
13 February 1766, British
Political Economist
Auguste ComteAuguste Comte
19 January 1798, French
Philosopher

David RicardoDavid Ricardo
18 April 1772, British
Economist

Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
29 September 1881, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist
Henry GeorgeHenry George
02 September 1839, American
Economist, Politician, Writer

Hjalmar SchachtHjalmar Schacht
22 January 1877, German, Danish
Economist
Alfred Marshall Alfred Marshall
26 July 1842, British
Economist

Thorstein VeblenThorstein Veblen
30 July 1857, American
Economist

Gunnar MyrdalGunnar Myrdal
06 December 1898, Swedish
Economist

William BeveridgeWilliam Beveridge
05 March 1879, British
Economist

Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
05 August 1898, Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics
Ragnar FrischRagnar Frisch
03 March 1895, Norwegian
Economist

Frederic PassyFrédéric Passy
20 May 1822, French
Economist & Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Emily Greene BalchEmily Greene Balch
08 January 1867, American
Social Activist

Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek
08 May 1899, Austrian, German, British
Economist
Bertil Gotthard OhlinBertil Gotthard Ohlin
23 April 1899, Swedish
Economist

Vallabhbhai PatelVallabhbhai Patel
31 October 1875, Indian
Politician, Lawyer, Economist
Frederick Winslow TaylorFrederick Winslow Taylor
20 March 1856, American
Tennis player, Engineer, Economist, Golfer,

William Lyon Mackenzie KingWilliam Lyon Mackenzie King
17 December 1874, Canadian
Former Prime Minister of Canada

Pierre-Joseph ProudhonPierre-Joseph Proudhon
15 January 1809, French
Economist, Sociologist, Politician, Journalist,
Vilfredo ParetoVilfredo Pareto
15 July 1848, French, Italian
Economist, Writer, Philosopher, Sociologist,

Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22 August 1887, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist
Irving FisherIrving Fisher
27 February 1867, American
Economist, Statistician

Karl PolanyiKarl Polanyi
25 October 1886, Hungarian
Economist, Anthropologist, Economic historian,

Walter BagehotWalter Bagehot
03 February 1826, British
Journalist, Economist, Political scientist,
Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
04 February 1897, German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

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Harriet MartineauHarriet Martineau
12 June 1802, British
Linguist, Journalist, Economist, Historian,
Eduard BernsteinEduard Bernstein
06 January 1850, German
Politician, Philosopher, Writer, Economist

Harry Dexter WhiteHarry Dexter White
09 October 1892, American
Economist

Walther FunkWalther Funk
18 August 1890, Bulgarian, German
Journalist, Banker, Economist, Politician

Michael PolanyiMichael Polanyi
11 March 1891, Hungarian
Philosopher, Economist, Chemist
Jean-Baptiste SayJean-Baptiste Say
05 January 1767, French
Economist, Politician, Writer, Professor,
Friedrich ListFriedrich List
06 August 1789, German, American
Economist, University teacher, Journalist

Arthur Cecil PigouArthur Cecil Pigou
18 November 1877, British
Economist, Paramedic, University teacher

Léon WalrasLéon Walras
16 December 1834, French
Economist, University teacher, Mathematician

Ferdinand LassalleFerdinand Lassalle
11 April 1825, German, Polish
Writer, Politician, Economist, Lawyer, Philosopher
Carl MengerCarl Menger
23 February 1840, Austrian, Polish
Economist, University teacher

Johann Heinrich von ThünenJohann Heinrich von Thünen
24 June 1783, German
Economist

Simon NewcombSimon Newcomb
12 March 1835, Canadian, American
Astronomer, Mathematician, Economist, Novelist,

Takahashi KorekiyoTakahashi Korekiyo
27 July 1854, Japanese
Politician, Accountant, Economist

Benjamin TuckerBenjamin Tucker
17 April 1854, American
Journalist, Philosopher, Economist, Translator,
Werner SombartWerner Sombart
19 January 1863, German
Economist, Sociologist, University teacher

William Stanley JevonsWilliam Stanley Jevons
01 September 1835, British
Economist
Gottfried FederGottfried Feder
27 January 1883, German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Henry SidgwickHenry Sidgwick
31 May 1838, British
Philosopher

Rexford TugwellRexford Tugwell
10 July 1891, American
Economist, Academician
Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
10 December 1882, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic

Gyula AndrássyGyula Andrássy
03 March 1823, Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Economist
Harold InnisHarold Innis
05 November 1894, Canadian
Economist, Historian, Philosopher, University

Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
30 July 1868, German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Ellen Swallow RichardsEllen Swallow Richards
03 December 1842, American
Chemist, University teacher, Economist

Henry HazlittHenry Hazlitt
28 November 1894, American
Journalist, Economist, Philosopher

Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13 February 1888, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer
Arnold ToynbeeArnold Toynbee
23 August 1852, British
Economist

Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth
08 February 1845, Irish, British
Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician

Milan StojadinovićMilan Stojadinović
04 August 1888, Serbian
Political figure

Friedrich von WieserFriedrich von Wieser
10 July 1851, Austrian
Economist
Jacob VinerJacob Viner
03 May 1892, Canadian
Economist

Sidney WeinbergSidney Weinberg
12 October 1891, American
Banker, Economist
Wesley Clair MitchellWesley Clair Mitchell
05 August 1874, American
Economist

Knut WicksellKnut Wicksell
20 December 1851, Swedish
Economist, University teacher

John Bates ClarkJohn Bates Clark
26 January 1847, American
Economist
Alvin HansenAlvin Hansen
23 August 1887, Danish, American
Professor

Nikolai KondratievNikolai Kondratiev
04 March 1892, Russian
economist
Eugen Böhm von BawerkEugen Böhm von Bawerk
 

Antoine Augustin CournotAntoine Augustin Cournot
28 August 1801, French
Philosopher

Jean Charles Léonard de SismondiJean Charles Léonard de Sismondi
09 May 1773, Swiss
Historian
Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier
11 March 1870, French
Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer

Silvio GesellSilvio Gesell
17 March 1862, German
Economist, Merchant, Politician, Entrepreneur,
Othmar SpannOthmar Spann
01 October 1878, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, University teacher,

Rudolf HilferdingRudolf Hilferding
10 August 1877, Austrian, German
Economist, Politician, Writer

Edward ChamberlinEdward Chamberlin
18 May 1899, American
Economist

Edward Gibbon WakefieldEdward Gibbon Wakefield
20 March 1796, British
British colonial administrator
Edith AbbottEdith Abbott
26 September 1876, American
Economist
Robert J. WalkerRobert J. Walker
19 July 1801, American
Statesman

John R. CommonsJohn R. Commons
13 October 1862, American
Economist

Jules DupuitJules Dupuit
18 May 1804, French, Italian
Civil Engineer

John A. HobsonJohn A. Hobson
06 July 1858, British
Economist
Richard T. ElyRichard T. Ely
13 April 1854, American
Economist

Eugen DühringEugen Dühring
12 January 1833, German
Philosopher

Richard WhatelyRichard Whately
01 February 1787, British
Economist

Armand CălinescuArmand Călinescu
04 June 1893, Romanian
prime minister of Romania

C. H. DouglasC. H. Douglas
20 January 1879, British
Engineer
John Neville KeynesJohn Neville Keynes
31 August 1852, British
Economist

William Z. RipleyWilliam Z. Ripley
13 October 1867, American
Economist
Sophonisba BreckinridgeSophonisba Breckinridge
01 April 1866, American
Educator

Ninomiya SontokuNinomiya Sontoku
04 September 1787, Japanese
Philosopher
Nassau William SeniorNassau William Senior
26 September 1790, British
Economist
Fleeming JenkinFleeming Jenkin
25 March 1833, British
Engineer