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

List features people like Tjalling Koopmans, Jan Tinbergen and more!

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

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Bernard Mandeville is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Economists from the Netherlands
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Bernard Mandeville, or Bernard de Mandeville, was an Anglo-Dutch philosopher, political economist and satirist. Born in Rotterdam, Netherlands, he lived most of his life in England and used English for most of his published works. He became famous for The Fable of the Bees. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 63 (1670-1733)

Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands

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Cornelis Pieter Veerman is a Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal. He served as Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality from 22 July 2002 until 22 February 2007. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Nieuw-Beijerland, Kingdom of the Netherlands

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Elbert Dijkgraaf

Elbert Dijkgraaf is a Dutch economist and politician. He is professor at the Erasmus School of Economics where he holds the chair "Empirical economics of the public sector". He also is fellow of the Tinbergen Institute. As a member of the Reformed Political Party he has been an MP since June 17, 2010. He focuses on matters of financial, economic and social affairs, infrastructure, natural environment, education and culture. From 1999 to 2003, Dijkgraaf was chairperson of the Reformed Political Party Youth. Dijkgraaf studied economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam and is a member of the Netherlands Reformed Congregations. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Almelo, Kingdom of the Netherlands

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Ernst van der Beugel

Ernst van der Beugel was a Dutch economist, businessman, diplomat, and politician of the Labour Party. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 86 (1918-2004)