Freiburg School
The Freiburg School (German: Freiburger Schule) is a school of economic thought founded in the 1930s at the University of Freiburg.It builds somewhat on the earlier historical school of economics ...
French Liberal School
The French Liberal School (also called the "Optimist School" or "Orthodox School") is a 19th-century school of economic thought that was centered on the Collège de France and the Institut de France. T...
Wisconsin school
The Wisconsin school in economics was based at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and played a prominent role in American economics in the first half of the 20th century. The Wisconsin school was ce...
Canada West Foundation
The Canada West Foundation is a Calgary-based think tank with branches in Vancouver, BC, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and Winnipeg, Manitoba, established on 31 December 1970. Originally the foundation's go...
Pierre Paul Leroy-Beaulieu
Pierre Paul Leroy-Beaulieu (9 December 1843 in Saumur – 9 December 1916 in Paris) was a French economist, brother of Henri Jean Baptiste Anatole Leroy-Beaulieu, born at Saumur, Maine-et-Loire ...
Carnegie School
The "Carnegie School" was a so-called "Freshwater" economics intellectual movement in the 1950s and 1960s based at Carnegie Mellon University and led by Herbert A. Simon, James March, and Richard Cyer...
Frédéric Bastiat
Claude Frédéric Bastiat ([klod fʁedeʁik bastja]; 29 June 1801 – 24 December 1850) was a French classical liberal theorist, political economist, and member of the French assembly. He was notable for d...
Columbia–Chicago School of Economics
The Columbia–Chicago School of Economics refers to a group of economists at Columbia University and the University of Chicago that helped to develop the empirical foundations of human capital theory, ...
Yves Guyot
Yves Guyot (6 September 1843 – 22 February 1928) was a French politician and economist.
He was born at Dinan. Educated at Rennes, he took up the profession of journalism, coming to Paris in 1867. ...
Maurice Block
Maurice Block (German: Moritz Block); 18 February 1816 – 9 January 1901) was a German-French statistician and economist.Block was born in Berlin of Jewish parents. He studied at the...
Birmingham School (economics)
The Birmingham School was a school of economic thought that emerged in Birmingham, England during the Post-Napoleonic depression that affected England following the end of the Napoleonic wars in 1815....
Richard Posner
Richard Allen Posner (/ˈpoʊznər/; born January 11, 1939) is an American jurist, legal theorist, and economist. He is currently a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in ...
Chicago school of economics
The Chicago school of economics is a neoclassical school of economic thought associated with the work of the faculty at the University of Chicago, some of whom have constructed and popularized its pri...
Stockholm school (economics)
The Stockholm School (Swedish: Stockholmsskolan), is a school of economic thought whose antithesis is the gold standard centered Austrian School of Economics. It refers to a loosely organized grou...
Freiburg Circles
The Freiburg Circles were a school of economic thought founded in the 1930s in Germany. They subsumed three initially religiously motivated working groups whose memberships overlapped, namely the Frei...
Robert Fogel
Robert William Fogel (July 1, 1926 – June 11, 2013) was an American economic historian and scientist, and winner (with Douglass North) of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. As of his ...
Virginia school of political economy
The Virginia school of political economy is the school of economic thought originating in universities of Virginia and mainly focusing on public choice theory, constitutional economics, and law and ec...
Efficient market hypothesis
In finance, the efficient-market hypothesis (EMH) asserts that financial markets are "informationally efficient". In consequence of this, one cannot consistently achieve returns in excess of average m...
Ordoliberalism
Ordoliberalism is the German variant between social liberalism and neoliberalism that emphasizes the need for the state to ensure that the free market produces results close to its theoretical potenti...
Robert Lucas, Jr.
Robert Emerson Lucas, Jr. (born September 20, 1937) is an American economist at the University of Chicago. He received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1995. He has been characterized ...
Gustave de Molinari
Gustave de Molinari (3 March 1819 – 28 January 1912) was a political economist and classical liberal theorist born in Belgium associated with French laissez-faire economists such as Frédéric Bastiat a...
Centre for European Policy
The Centre for European Policy (German: cep | Centrum für Europäische Politik ) (cep) is a German think tank whose task it is to evaluate the European Union’s draft laws and legislation on the basis ...
Stiftung Ordnungspolitik
The foundation Stiftung Ordnungspolitik is a non-profit organization dealing with the ordoliberal tradition of the Freiburg School of Economics. It strives to maintain and further develop ordo-economi...
Frank Knight
Frank Hyneman Knight (November 7, 1885 – April 15, 1972) was an American economist who spent most of his career at the University of Chicago, where he became one of the founders of the Chicago school....
Social market economy
The social market economy (German: Soziale Marktwirtschaft) is a form of market capitalism combined with a social policy favoring social insurance, and is sometimes classified as a coordinated mar...
Journal des Économistes
The Journal des Économistes was a nineteenth-century French academic journal on political economy. It was founded in 1841 and published by Gilbert Guillaumin (1801 - 1864). Among its editors were Gust...
Calgary School
The Calgary School is a term used to refer to a group of academics and former students from the University of Calgary’s Political Science, Economics, and History departments in Calgary, Alberta, Canad...
George Stigler
George Joseph Stigler (January 17, 1911 – December 1, 1991) was a U.S. economist. He won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1982, and was a key leader of the Chicago School of Economics,...
Freiburg school
The Freiburg School (German: Freiburger Schule) is a school of economic thought founded in the 1930s at the University of Freiburg.It builds somewhat on the earlier historical school of economics ...