Edward C. Prescott
#3411 Overall Influence

Edward C. Prescott

American economist

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Edward Christian Prescott is an American economist. He received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 2004, sharing the award with Finn E. Kydland, “for their contributions to dynamic macroeconomics: the time consistency of economic policy and the driving forces behind business cycles”. This research was primarily conducted while both Kydland and Prescott were affiliated with the Graduate School of Industrial Administration at Carnegie Mellon University. According to the IDEAS/RePEc rankings, he is the 19th most widely cited economist in the world today. In August 2014, Prescott was appointed as an Adjunct Distinguished Economic Professor at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia.

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Case Western Reserve University
Case Western Reserve University

University in Ohio, United States

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania

Private research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University

Private research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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Swarthmore College
Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

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Princeton University
Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Public research university in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States

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Arizona State University
Arizona State University

Public university located in the Phoenix metropolitan area, Arizona, United States

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#109 World Rank #55 USA Rank
Economics