#15375 Overall Influence

Alan Walters

British economist

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Sir Alan Arthur Walters was a British economist who was best known as the Chief Economic Adviser to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher from 1981 to 1983 and again for five months in 1989.Early life Walters was born in Leicester, and his father was a Communist and a grocer who sold goods from a van. He failed his 11-Plus and attended Alderman Newton's School in Leicester, leaving at fifteen to work as a machine operator in a shoe factory. During World War II, he was called up and joined the British Army as a private.

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University of London

Federal research university in London, England

University of Birmingham

University in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Johns Hopkins University

University in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

University of Leicester

University in Leicester, United Kingdom

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#591 World Rank
Economics
#103973 World Rank
Religious Studies
#246738 World Rank
Political Science
#334486 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#439128 World Rank
History
#573480 World Rank
Chemistry
#578854 World Rank
Education
#757353 World Rank
Sociology
#963132 World Rank
Mathematics
#991582 World Rank
Physics
#1195892 World Rank
Literature