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#1292 Overall Influence

Jacob Viner

Canadian economist

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Jacob Viner was a Canadian economist and is considered with Frank Knight and Henry Simons to be one of the "inspiring" mentors of the early Chicago school of economics in the 1930s: he was one of the leading figures of the Chicago faculty. Paul Samuelson named Viner as one of the several "American saints in economics" born after 1860. He was an important figure in the field of political economy.

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University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

Princeton University

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

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

McGill University

English-language public research university in Montreal, Quebec

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#44 World Rank
Economics
#9745 World Rank
Political Science
#10038 World Rank
Education
#11557 World Rank
Philosophy
#14891 World Rank
Sociology
#15944 World Rank
Mathematics
#20663 World Rank
History
#60488 World Rank
Communications
#63103 World Rank
Anthropology
#80566 World Rank
Literature
#89671 World Rank
Psychology
#116666 World Rank
Business