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List of notable or famous economists from Argentina, with bios and photos, including the top economists born in Argentina and even some popular economists who immigrated to Argentina. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Argentinian economists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These economists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known economist from Argentina is included when available.

List contains people like Domingo Cavallo and María Fernanda Sesto.

This historic economists from Argentina list can help answer the questions "Who are some Argentinian economists of note?" and "Who are the most famous economists from Argentina?" These prominent economists of Argentina may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Argentinian economists.

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Alfonso Prat-Gay is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Economists from Argentina
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Alfonso Prat-Gay is an Argentine economist and politician. He was President of the Central Bank of Argentina from December 2002 to September 2004, and was elected Congressman for the Civic Coalition in the 2009 elections. ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Diego Abad de Santillán is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Economists from Argentina
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Diego Abad de Santillán, born Sinesio Vaudilio García Fernández, was an author, economist and leading figure in the Spanish and Argentine anarchist movements. ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1897-1983)

Birthplace: Reyero, Spain

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Domingo Cavallo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Economists from Argentina
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Domingo Felipe "Mingo" Cavallo is an Argentine economist and politician. He has a long history of public service and is known for implementing the Convertibilidad plan, which fixed the dollar-peso exchange rate at 1:1 between 1991 and 2001, which brought the Argentine inflation rate down from over 1,300% in 1990 to less than 20% in 1992 and nearly zero during the rest of the 1990s. Guided by his politics Argentina entered in one of the most difficult crisis in the history. He is also well known for implementing the corralito, which restrained savers from withdrawing the total amount of their own money from bank accounts, but allowed them to operate bank transactions and was followed by the ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: San Francisco, Argentina

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Federico Todeschini

Federico Todeschini is an Argentine rugby union footballer. He has played for several teams in Argentina, Italy and France, he has also represented the Argentina national rugby union team on several occasions since 1998. ...more

Age: 42

Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina