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economist

a specialist in economics
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Here are ship-captains, criminals, poets, men of science, peers, peasants, political economists, and representatives of dozens of degrees.
To this section belong economists, philanthropists, humanitarians, improvers of the condition of the working class, organisers of charity, members of societies for the prevention of cruelty to animals, temperance fanatics, hole-and-corner reformers of every imaginable kind.
Between the idealists, and the political economists, Margaret had a bad time.
Those who, like some political economists, talk in a business-like way about the terrific waste of human life and energy, deliberately overlook the fact that the waste most to be deplored usually occurs among higher individuals.
Go to your meekest little assistant instructor of sociology and ask him what is the difference between Rousseau's theory of the return to nature and the theory of socialism; ask your greatest orthodox bourgeois political economists and sociologists; question through the pages of every text-book written on the subject and stored on the shelves of your subsidized libraries; and from one and all the answer will be that there is nothing congruous between the return to nature and socialism.
This type of experiment gave researchers a "wind tunnel" in which to test different market designs, says John Ledyard, a Cal-tech economist who chairs the board of Net Exchange.
Robert Solow, the MIT economist who won a Nobel Prize in 1987 for his work on growth theory, wrote Boldrin and Levine a letter calling the paper "an eye-opener" and making suggestions for further refinements.
A former chairman of Bill Clinton's Council of Economic Advisers and chief economist of the World Bank, he draws on his experience to attack the IMF for the first contributing to the economic problems of the 1990s and then making them worse.
BE economist Thomas Boston points out that, in terms of parity, African Americans still have a way to go toward increasing black business ownership.
The London-based Economist Group and Commonwealth Business Media Inc.
Earlier this year, The Economist Group sold the assets of The Journal of Commerce Group (Newark, NJ), acquired from Knight-Ridder in early 1995 for $115 million, to Commonwealth Business Media (New York).