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

List people include Gustave de Molinari, Alexis Jacquemin and more.

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

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Alexis Jacquemin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Economists from Belgium
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Alexis Jacquemin was a Belgian economist. He received his PhD at the Université de Liège, and became a professor at the Universite Catholique de Louvain in 1974. In 1983, he was awarded the Francqui Prize on Human Sciences. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 66 (1938-2004)

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Bernard Lietaer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Economists from Belgium
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Bernard Lietaer is a civil engineer, economist, author and professor. He studies monetary systems and promotes the idea that communities can benefit from creating their own local or complementary currency, which circulate parallel with national currencies. Bernard Lietaer, the author of The Future of Money: Beyond Greed and Scarcity and New Money for a New World, has been active in the realm of money systems for close to 40 years in a wide variety of functions. With the publication of his post-graduate thesis at MIT in 1971 and the Nixon Shock of that same year which eradicated the Bretton Woods system by unhinging the US dollar value from its gold standard and inaugurated the new era of ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 76

Birthplace: Menen, Belgium

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Bruno van Pottelsberghe

Bruno J. M. T. G. van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie is a Belgian economist. He is a Full-Time Professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Brussels, Belgium, of which he is the Dean since 2011, and a Senior Fellow at the Bruegel think-tank in Brussels. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Belgium

Émile Louis Victor de Laveleye is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Economists from Belgium
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Émile Louis Victor de Laveleye was a Belgian economist. He was one of the co-founders of the Institut de Droit International in 1873. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 70 (1822-1892)

Birthplace: Bruges, Belgium

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