# Francis Ysidro Edgeworth

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## Francis Ysidro Edgeworth's Degrees

- Bachelors Mathematics University of Oxford
- Masters Mathematics University of Oxford
- Bachelors Law University of Oxford

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(Suggest an Edit or Addition)According to Wikipedia, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth was an Anglo-Irish philosopher and political economist who made significant contributions to the methods of statistics during the 1880s. From 1891 onward, he was appointed the founding editor of The Economic Journal.

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- Wealth and Welfare. (1913) (748)
- Papers Relating To Political Economy (316)
- Equal Pay to Men and Women for Equal Work (1922) (173)
- The Pure Theory of Taxation (1897) (161)
- On the Probable Errors of Frequency-Constants (1908) (139)
- XXII. On a new method of reducing observations relating to several quantities (1888) (130)
- The Law of Error (1887) (105)
- Principles of economics. Vol. 1 by Prof. Alfred Marshall (London : Macmillan and Co., 1890) (102)
- I.—The Statistics of Examinations (1888) (98)
- XLI. On discordant observations (1887) (96)
- The Theory of International Values (1894) (85)
- On the Representation of Statistical Frequency by a Series (1907) (65)
- Adna Ferrin Weber. The Growth of Cities in the Nineteenth Century. A Study in Statistics (1899) (43)
- The Theory Of Distribution (1905) (39)
- Appreciations of Mathematical Theories (1908) (36)
- I.—The Mathematical Method of Statistics (1886) (34)
- The Mathematical Economics of Professor Amoroso (1922) (33)
- The Plurality of Index-Numbers (1925) (33)
- XXII. Correlated averages (1892) (31)
- On the Value of a Mean as Calculated from a Sample (1918) (30)
- Applications of Probabilities to Economics.--II (1910) (30)
- I.— on the Representation of Statistics by Mathematical Formula). (Part I.) (1898) (25)
- The Theory of International Values II (25)
- Women in the printing trades : a sociological study (1904) (24)
- An Introductory Lecture on Political Economy (1891) (21)
- THE PHILOSOPHY OF CHANCE (1922) (21)
- Contributions to the Theory of Railway Rates.--III (1911) (20)
- CXIII.On the use of medians for reducing observations relating to several quantities (1923) (20)
- L. The method of least squares (20)
- Recent Contributions to Mathematical Economics. I. (1915) (18)
- VI.—THE HEDONICAL CALCULUS (1879) (18)
- XI.The asymmetrical probability-curve (1896) (18)
- On the Probable Errors of Frequency‐Constants (Contd.) (1908) (17)
- On the Mathematical Representation of Statistical Data (1917) (16)
- IV. —-THE PHILOSOPHY OF CHANCE (1884) (15)
- Observations and Statistics. An Essay on the Theory of Errors of Observation and the First Principles of Statistics (15)
- STATISTICAL OBSERVATIONS ON WASPS AND BEES (1907) (14)
- Memorandum by the secretary (14)
- The Method of Measuring Probability and Utility (1887) (13)
- On Methods of Ascertaining Variations in the Rate of Births, Deaths, and Marriages (1885) (12)
- Methods of Graduating Taxes on Income and Capital (1919) (12)
- Addendum on "Probable Errors of Frequency-Constants" (1909) (12)
- The Doctrine of Index-Numbers According to Mr. Correa Walsh (1923) (11)
- On a Point in the Theory of International Trade (1899) (10)
- XLII. The law of error and the elimination of chance (1886) (10)
- Professor Seligman on the Mathematical Method in Political Economy (1899) (10)
- Mr. Walsh on the Measurement of General Exchange Value (1901) (10)
- “On the Application of Mathematics to Political Economy.” The Address of the President of Section F—Economic Science and Statistics—of the British Association, at the Fifty‐Ninth Meeting, held at Newcastle‐Upon‐Tyne, in September, 1889 (1889) (10)
- One Word More on the Ultimate Standard of Value (1894) (10)
- Professor J. S. Nicholson on `Consumers' Rent' (1894) (10)
- Women's Wages in Relation to Economic Welfare (1923) (9)
- LXI. The law of error and correlated averages (1892) (9)
- Mathematical Representation of Statistics: A Reply (1918) (9)
- A Defence of Index-Numbers (1896) (8)
- XLVI. Problems in probabilities (1886) (8)
- XXXVI. Note on the calculation of correlation between organs (1893) (8)
- On the Use of the Theory of Probabilities in Statistics Relating to Society (8)
- XLII. The law of error (1883) (8)
- Professor Bohm-Bawerk on the Ultimate Standard of Value (1894) (8)
- The Theory of International Trade, with Some of its Applications to Economic Policy. (1897) (8)
- Statistics of Examinations (8)
- VIII. Exercises in the calculation of errors (1893) (8)
- XXXIII. The choice of means (1887) (7)
- The Measurement of Utility by Money (1894) (7)
- The Incidence of Urban Rates III (1900) (7)
- Recent Schemes for Rating Urban Land Values (1906) (6)
- The Divorce Problem. (1892) (6)
- Thoughts on Monetary Reform (1895) (5)
- IX. The asymmetrical probability curve (5)
- Studies in Jewish Statistics. (1892) (5)
- The Element of Probability in Index-Numbers (1925) (5)
- The Revised Doctrine of Marginal Social Product (1925) (4)
- On the Use of Analytical Geometry to Represent Certain Kinds of Statistics (1914) (4)
- Untried Methods of Representing Frequency (1924) (4)
- Review of the Third Edition of Marshall's Principles of Economics (4)
- XVII. On the reduction of observations (1884) (4)
- The Economic Position of the Married Woman. (1924) (4)
- The bargain theory of wages (4)
- Recent Writings on Index-Numbers (1894) (4)
- 5. Basic Index Number Theory A. Introduction (4)
- Statistics of Unprogressive Communities (1896) (3)
- Mr. Correa Walsh on the Calculation of Index-Numbers (1923) (3)
- XXV. The compound law of error (1896) (3)
- The Subjective Element in the First Principles of Taxation (1910) (3)
- John Bates Clark. The Distribution of Wealth. A Theory of Wages and Interest (1900) (3)
- The Revival of Marxism.@@@Karl Marx. (1921) (3)
- The Doctrine of Index-Numbers According to Professor Wesley Mitchell (1918) (3)
- The Theory of Loan Credit in Relation to Corporation Economics. (1904) (3)
- The Law of Error. Part II. (3)
- On the relations of political economy to war : a lecture (3)
- III.—Statistical Correlation between Social Phenomena (1893) (3)
- XLIV. The empirical proof of the Law of Error (1887) (3)
- The Theory of International Trade, with Some of its Applications to Economic Policy.@@@La Theorie du Commerce International. (1900) (3)
- Disputed Points in the Theory of International Trade (1901) (3)
- The Theory of Wages and its Application to the Eight Hours Question and other Labour Problems. (1893) (2)
- LXII. The physical basis of probability (1883) (2)
- An Essay on the Application of Mathematics to the Moral Sciences Barribtee-at-law (2)
- Index to the Economic journal : the journal of the Royal Economic Society (1934) (2)
- How the English Workman Lives. (1899) (2)
- CHANCE AND LAW (2)
- A Comparison of Populations and Rates of Mortality in New South Wales and Victoria; in Sydney and Melbourne (1894) (2)
- Mr. Pierson on Scarcity of Gold (1895) (2)
- Appreciation of Mathematical Theories.--II (1907) (1)
- XXIX. On the application of probabilities to the movement of gas-molecules (1920) (1)
- Principles of Money and Banking.@@@Readings in Money and Banking. (1918) (1)
- Mr. Rhodes' Curve and the Method of Adjustment (1)
- Railway Rate Theories of the Interstate Commerce Commission. (1911) (1)
- Monopoly and Differential Prices (1911) (1)
- XXVII. A priori probabilites (1884) (1)
- Elements of Political Economy (1)
- Professor Graziani on the Mathematical Theory of Monopoly (1898) (1)
- A Lecture on the Census (1908) (1)
- Analysis of the Maritime Trade of the United Kingdom. (1893) (1)
- XI. The genesis of the law of error (1)
- Letters of David Ricardo to Hutches Trower and others, 1811-1823. (1900) (1)
- War Finance Primer. (1917) (1)
- Recent Attempts to Evaluate the Amount of Coin Circulating in a Country (1892) (1)
- MR. LESLIE STEPHEN ON UTILITARIANISM (1882) (1)
- A Reply to Professor Edgeworth's Review of Professor H. L. Moore's "Laws of Wages." (1912) (1)
- Psychical Research and Statistical Method (1919) (1)
- The United Kingdom and its Trade.@@@British Trade and the Zollverein Issue. (1902) (1)
- After-War Problems@@@After-War Problems. (1917) (1)
- J. W. Root. The Trade Relations of the British Empire (1903) (0)
- Bulletin de L'Institut International de Satistique (1894) (0)
- Economists on War@@@Handler und Helden.@@@The Neutrality of the United States in Relation to the British and German Empires.@@@An Economic Interpretation of the War.@@@Les Causes et les Consequences de la Guerre. (1915) (0)
- National Progress in Wealth and Trade. (1904) (0)
- Economic science and statistics : opening address (0)
- X.A variant proof of the distribution of velocities in a molecular chaos (0)
- The Tariff History of Canada.@@@Toronto University Studies in Political Science (1895) (0)
- Economics in the light of war (1917) (0)
- On the Probable Errors of Frequency-Constants (Contd.) (1908) (0)
- XX. Problems in probabilities: No. 2, competitive examinations (1890) (0)
- VI. A new method of treating correlated averages (0)
- Mathematical Representation of Statistics (1918) (0)
- THE VALUE OF AUTHORITY TESTED BY EXPERIMENT (0)
- Sidney Webb, Beatrice Webb. The History of Trade Unionism; Sidney Webb, Beatrice Webb. Industrial Democracy (1902) (0)
- Adam Smith (select chapters and passages); Ricardo (first six chapters); Malthus (parallel chapters from the first and second editions)--Economic Classics. (1895) (0)
- Women in the Printing Trades.@@@Women under the Factory Act. (1904) (0)
- Mathematical Formulae and the Royal Commission on the Income Tax (1920) (0)
- Interim Report of the European Commission of the National Industrial Conference. (1919) (0)
- Index to the Economic journal : the journal of the British Economic Association (0)
- Bimetallism and Mono-metallism: What They are, and How They Bear Upon the Irish Land Question. (1893) (0)
- Capital, Labour, and Trade, and the Outlook. (1892) (0)
- The Use and Abuse of Legal Tender Acts. True and False Bimetallism (1895) (0)
- On the Relations of Political Economy to War. The Cost of War, and Ways of Reducing it Suggested by Economic Theory. (1916) (0)
- Henry Sidgwick. A Memoir. (1906) (0)
- Mrs. H. A. L. Fisher, The Economic Position of the Married Woman. The Stansfield Trust Lecture, University of London, 1924. (1924) (0)
- The Labour Party's Aim: A Criticism and a Restatement. (1923) (0)
- I.—Asymmetrical Correlation between Social Phenomena (1894) (0)
- III.—Progressive Means (1886) (0)
- Gold Prices and the Witwatersrand. (1919) (0)
- XLIX. An astronomer on the law of error (1918) (0)
- The labour question (0)
- Appreciation of Gold (0)
- The national needs of Britain (1921) (0)
- La Co-operation (Conferences de propagande). (1902) (0)
- LXIX. On the determination of the modulus of errors (1886) (0)
- III.—The Rationale of Exchange (1884) (0)

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