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List of notable or famous economists from Armenia, with bios and photos, including the top economists born in Armenia and even some popular economists who immigrated to Armenia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Armenian 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 Armenia is included when available.

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

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Abel Aganbegyan

Abel Gyozevich Aganbegyan is a leading Soviet and Russian economist of Armenian descent, a full member of the Russian Academy of Sciences and an honorary doctor of business administration of Kingston University, the founder and first editor of the journal EKO. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 85

Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia

Artashes Arakelian is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Economists from Armenia
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Artashes Arakelian

Artashes Arakelian was an economist, member of the Armenian Academy of Sciences. Artashes chaired the Regional Planning Division of NKAR, he also worked as a researcher at Moscow Economy Institute. Later he headed to the Economy Institute of the Academy. He has authored numerous researches. Arakelian has an international reputation as an economist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 84 (1909-1993)


Bagrat Asatryan

Bagrat A. Asatryan, also transliterated Bagrat Asatrian or Assatrian, is an Armenian economist and the former Chairman of the Central Bank of Armenia from 1994 to 1998. He is one of the architects of the modern-day Republic of Armenia. On February 3, 1998 because of a political crisis in the country, Bagrat Asatryan resigned from his post with several of his key allies including the President Levon Ter-Petrossian, Vano Siradeghyan, Head of the National Assembly Babken Ararktsyan and Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexander Arzumanyan. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 62

Daron Acemoğlu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Economists from Armenia
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Kamer Daron Acemoğlu is a Turkish-born American economist of Armenian origin. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 50

Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

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