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

This list contains people like Nouriel Roubini and Daron Acemoğlu.

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

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Ahmet Alkan


Ahmet Ugur Alkan is a Turkish economist and the former dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey. Alkan is a member of the Turkish Academy of Sciences. ...more on Wikipedia


Alev Alatlı is a Turkish economist, philosopher, columnist and bestselling novelist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Turkey

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Dani Rodrik is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Economists from Turkey
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Dani Rodrik is a Turkish economist and Albert O. Hirschman Professor of Social Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. He was previously on the faculty of the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He has published widely in the areas of international economics, economic development, and political economy. The question of what constitutes good economic policy and why some governments are more successful than others at adopting it is at the center of his research. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

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Daron Acemoğlu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Economists from Turkey
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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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