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
Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
21 April 1864, German
Sociologist

John Maynard KeynesJohn Maynard Keynes
05 June 1883, British
Economist

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
Ragnar FrischRagnar Frisch
03 March 1895, Norwegian
Economist

Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
05 August 1898, Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics
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,

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,

Karl PolanyiKarl Polanyi
25 October 1886, Hungarian
Economist, Anthropologist, Economic historian,
Irving FisherIrving Fisher
27 February 1867, American
Economist, Statistician
Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22 August 1887, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist

Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
04 February 1897, German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Harriet MartineauHarriet Martineau
12 June 1802, British
Linguist, Journalist, Economist, Historian,

Walter BagehotWalter Bagehot
03 February 1826, British
Journalist, Economist, Political scientist,
Eduard BernsteinEduard Bernstein
06 January 1850, German
Politician, Philosopher, Writer, Economist

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

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

Harry Dexter WhiteHarry Dexter White
09 October 1892, American
Economist

Jean-Baptiste SayJean-Baptiste Say
05 January 1767, French
Economist, Politician, Writer, Professor,
Michael PolanyiMichael Polanyi
11 March 1891, Hungarian
Philosopher, Economist, Chemist

Léon WalrasLéon Walras
16 December 1834, French
Economist, University teacher, Mathematician
Friedrich ListFriedrich List
06 August 1789, German, American
Economist, University teacher, Journalist

Carl MengerCarl Menger
23 February 1840, Austrian, Polish
Economist, University teacher

Ferdinand LassalleFerdinand Lassalle
11 April 1825, German, Polish
Writer, Politician, Economist, Lawyer, Philosopher
Benjamin TuckerBenjamin Tucker
17 April 1854, American
Journalist, Philosopher, Economist, Translator,

Rexford TugwellRexford Tugwell
10 July 1891, American
Economist, Academician
Simon NewcombSimon Newcomb
12 March 1835, Canadian, American
Astronomer, Mathematician, Economist, Novelist,

Harold InnisHarold Innis
05 November 1894, Canadian
Economist, Historian, Philosopher, University

Werner SombartWerner Sombart
19 January 1863, German
Economist, Sociologist, University teacher

William Stanley JevonsWilliam Stanley Jevons
01 September 1835, British
Economist

Ellen Swallow RichardsEllen Swallow Richards
03 December 1842, American
Chemist, University teacher, Economist
Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
10 December 1882, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic

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

Henry SidgwickHenry Sidgwick
31 May 1838, British
Philosopher

Henry HazlittHenry Hazlitt
28 November 1894, American
Journalist, Economist, Philosopher
Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
30 July 1868, German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Gyula AndrássyGyula Andrássy
03 March 1823, Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Economist
Gottfried FederGottfried Feder
27 January 1883, German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Georgios PapandreouGeorgios Papandreou
13 February 1888, Greek
Politician, Economist, Diplomat, Lawyer

Arnold ToynbeeArnold Toynbee
23 August 1852, British
Economist
Knut WicksellKnut Wicksell
20 December 1851, Swedish
Economist, University teacher

Sidney WeinbergSidney Weinberg
12 October 1891, American
Banker, Economist
Nikolai KondratievNikolai Kondratiev
04 March 1892, Russian
economist

Eugen Böhm von BawerkEugen Böhm von Bawerk
 

Antoine Augustin CournotAntoine Augustin Cournot
French
 
Edward Gibbon WakefieldEdward Gibbon Wakefield
20 March 1796, British
British colonial administrator

Takahashi KorekiyoTakahashi Korekiyo
27 July 1854, Japanese
Politician, Accountant, Economist
Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth
08 February 1845, Irish, British
Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician

Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier
11 March 1870, French
Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer

Silvio GesellSilvio Gesell
17 March 1862, German
Economist, Merchant, Politician, Entrepreneur,

John A. HobsonJohn A. Hobson
06 July 1858, British
Economist
Rudolf HilferdingRudolf Hilferding
10 August 1877, Austrian, German
Economist, Politician, Writer
John R. CommonsJohn R. Commons
13 October 1862, American
Economist

John Neville KeynesJohn Neville Keynes
 

Othmar SpannOthmar Spann
01 October 1878, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, University teacher,

Eugen von Böhm-BawerkEugen von Böhm-Bawerk
12 February 1851, Austrian
Economist
Henry Charles CareyHenry Charles Carey
 

Frederic BastiatFrederic Bastiat
30 June 1801, French
 

Friedrich August von HayekFriedrich August von Hayek
08 May 1899, Austrian
 

Joseph A. SchumpeterJoseph A. Schumpeter
08 February 1883, Austrian, American
Economist

Richard Henry TawneyRichard Henry Tawney
30 November 1880, British
Economist
Harold Joseph LaskiHarold Joseph Laski
30 June 1893, British
Economist

Antoine-Augustin CournotAntoine-Augustin Cournot
28 August 1801, French
Philosopher
Frank Hyneman KnightFrank Hyneman Knight
07 November 1885, American
Economist

Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron RobbinsLionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins
22 November 1898, British
Economist

Sergey Nikolayevich BulgakovSergey Nikolayevich Bulgakov
28 June 1871, Russian
Theologian