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#479 Overall Influence

Joan Robinson

English economist

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Joan Violet Robinson was a British economist well known for her wide-ranging contributions to economic theory. She was a central figure in what became known as post-Keynesian economics.Biography Before leaving to fight in the Second Boer War, Joan's father, Frederick Barton Maurice, married Margaret Helen Marsh, the daughter of Frederick Howard Marsh, and the sister of Edward Marsh, at St George's, Hanover Square. Joan Maurice was born in 1903, a year after her father's return from Africa.

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University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

University of Alberta

Public research university in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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#10 World Rank
Economics
#3199 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3205 World Rank
Sociology
#5525 World Rank
Political Science
#5794 World Rank
Education
#9234 World Rank
Philosophy
#9632 World Rank
Computer Science
#11071 World Rank
Psychology
#11254 World Rank
Mathematics
#12993 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#15746 World Rank
History
#36390 World Rank
Law
#51376 World Rank
Literature