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#561 Overall Influence

Gary Becker

American economist

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Gary Stanley Becker was an American economist who received the 1992 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. He was a professor of economics and sociology at the University of Chicago, and was a leader of the third generation of the Chicago school of economics.

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University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

Princeton University

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

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#29 World Rank
Economics
#60 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#285 World Rank
Sociology