#102 Overall Influence

Friedrich Hayek

Austrian and British economist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Friedrich August von Hayek , often referred to by his initials F. A. Hayek, was an Austrian-British economist and philosopher who is best known for his defence of classical liberalism. Hayek shared the 1974 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with Gunnar Myrdal for his work on economics. His account of how changing prices communicate information that helps individuals coordinate their plans is widely regarded as an important achievement in economics, leading to his Nobel Prize.

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University of Salzburg

University in Austria

University of Freiburg

University in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

University of Vienna

Public university in Vienna, Austria

New York University

Private research university in New York City

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#4 World Rank
Political Science
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#144 World Rank
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#16959 World Rank