Whether you’re a would-be Economist or have spent decades being one. You could be worse-off than to read the short biographies of Economists who’ve been through the journey before.
So we’ve compiled a list from top Economists. It’s a list of influential people at effectively marketing businesses and being pro-active, particularly in the social media sphere.
Our Economists list is an automatic algorithm based on social media influence, Klout scores and a secret recipe.
We take into account various metrics from Twitter, Facebook, Wikipedia, Youtube, LinkedIn and Instagram. The list gets updated each Monday. If you believe you fit the criteria (or you know a leader who does), you can add yourself by clicking the “join” button. All entries are considered by our admins, and Richtopia reserves the right to accept or forbid people from the list as it deems fit.
Follow these Economists to keep up with trends. You will also learn what resources they use to stay in the know.
Nobel laureate. Op-Ed columnist, @nytopinion. Author, “The Return of Depression Economics,” “The Great Unraveling,” “The Age of Diminished Expectations” + more.
CEO of @3DRobotics, runs @DIYRobocars, @DIYDrones, @Dronecode. Wrote Long Tail, FREE, Makers. Ex Wired, Economist, Nature, Science. (Profile photo by Joi Ito)
Author of Messy; Undercover Economist at the FT; presenter of BBC More or Less. (Please email if you want a response.) Views my own, of course.
Michael E. Porter
Michael Porter is an economist, researcher, author, advisor, speaker and teacher. His work in economic theory has revolutionized strategy and other fields.
Professor @UMichEcon & @FordSchool | Contributing Columnist @NYTimes | Visiting Prof @USydneyEcon | Senior Fellow @BrookingsInst & @PIIE
NYU Economics Professor; author of The Tyranny of Experts; views expressed here do not fit any one ideological label known to mankind
J. Bradford DeLong
I'm trying to be smart, knowledgable, funny, and well-wishing. You try too--at least 2 of 4. Low volume: 1+ per day...
Global Economist, Author, Investor in the future.
Economist at Harvard Kennedy School
Economist, broadcaster and author
Senior Fellow at @CenterOnBudget, former Chief Economist & Economic Adviser to Vice President Joe Biden, & author of “The Reconnection Agenda."
PhD #Economist, #Author. Global #Economy. #Professor @IEbusiness @IEB_Spain @UNED. #Advisory @frdelpino. Married, 3 Children. https://t.co/Cfm6rqzR1F
Macro finance & risk. Thought leadership, industry & academic research.
Commander, US Navy, Economist, and best-selling author of leadership and business books. Motivational leadership keynote speaker. Naval Academy graduate. Professor. Loves wine, dogs, and capitalism.
#Futurist #Economist #Speaker #Moderator #Curator #BusinessDesigner #BusinessAvatar T-İnsan kitabının yazarı T-İnsan kitabını satın almak için
Pedro Da Costa
Senior Correspondent at @BusinessInsider. Contributor, @ForeignPolicy. Previously at @PIIE, @Reuters, @WSJ. Decent hombre. Opinions my own.
Author of "Economía en Colores" and Professor of Economics at Columbia University. If you insult, I'll block you. No exceptions.
Economics professor, quietly writing obscure academic texts for years, until thrust onto the public scene by Europe's inane handling of an inevitable crisis
We need a new economics. Help me build it at https://t.co/JCXrNA6cPQ Professor Economics @KingstonUni, Debunking Economics, Minsky.
Founder DRPM Group and H Robotics, Presidential Advisor, best-selling author, trendspotter, economist, public speaker & NED. @DrPippaM on Intragram, Twitter and facebook
Economics Strategy and Social Media, experience worth sharing
Head of Research, Resolution Group. Economics, finance, history, bit of politics & craft beer. Usual disclaimers apply.
I am an economist and co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research. I also run the blog Beat the Press (@beat_the_press)
Mohamed A. El-Erian
Chief Economic Adviser, Allianz. Author of NYT bestsellers "When Markets Collide" and “The Only Game in Town.”
Prof. Steve Hanke
Applied Economist @JohnsHopkins | Sr. Fellow & Director #TroubledCurrencies Project @CatoInstitute | @Forbes | FX & Commodities Trader | Reagan White House Alum
Lawrence H. Summers
Charles W. Eliot Professor and President Emeritus at Harvard. Secretary of the Treasury for President Clinton and the Director of the NEC for President Obama.
Political economist studying conflict, crime, and poverty, and @UChicago Professor @HarrisPolicy and @PearsonInst. I blog at https://t.co/uXDGoAMpJx
Economist (MSR-NYC*) who collects and analyzes: polling, prediction markets, social media/online data, also @PredictWise *tweets reflect me only!
Economiste, spécialiste de la #Russie et des questions monétaires #Euro | @EHESS_fr et @FondationMSH
I am Venezuelan. I teach economic development at Harvard's Kennedy School. I direct the Center for International Development at Harvard University.
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Director of the @CSD_Columbia and the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (@unsdsn)
भारतस्य नीत्यायोगस्य सदस्य:| परन्तु twitter मध्ये लिपय: वैयक्तिका:। Member, NITI Aayog. Tweets personal. Economist, author; Sanskrit /Indology interests.
Economist, Public Intellectual.
Joseph E. Stiglitz
The official account of Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel laureate economist based at Columbia University.
Economist. Tweets are personal views. RT ≠ endorsement. Lured into Tw. Now trapped. Can't find exit.
Compte officiel de Thomas Piketty, chroniqueur @lemondefr, directeur d’études @EHESS_fr et @PSEinfo. Co-directeur de https://t.co/W9bNh5nUFw (@WID_inequality).
Speaker. Author. Prof. of Economics. University of Missouri, Kansas City. Was Chief Economist, U.S. Senate Budget Committee and Economic Advisor to Bernie 2016
Professor at Stern School, NYU, Chairman of Roubini Macro Associates, blog at https://t.co/sbyW8MbXIk Author of Crisis Economics
Richard H Thaler
Professor of Behavioral Science and Economics, faculty director @CDR_Booth, @ChicagoBooth @UChicago.
Economist,MBA Finance,Ranked in Asiamoney,ex JP Morgan&HDFCSec, Entrepreneur,Columnist,Chief Spokesperson&Co-Convener,Intellectual Cell,BJPMumbai;Views,personal
Founder - Global Macro Investor and Real Vision Television, Business Cycle Economist, Investment Strategist, Economic Historian, Traveller and Rum Drinker...
@Heritage Economist. @WSJ Economics Writer. @club4growth Founder. @FreedomWorks Senior Economic Contributor. Strategic partner @32Advisors.
Health Economist with Dept. of Veterans Affairs, Boston Univ., and Harvard Univ. • Contributor to @nytimes
Professor of Economics & C. Marks Professor, Cornell University. Former Chief Economist of the World Bank. Former Chief Economic Adviser, Government of India.
Dr. John Rutledge
Dad, Husband, Economist, Investor, Professor
Economist & author. Russia, Ukraine & Europe. Atlantic Council & Georgetown University. Latest book: "Europe's Growth Challenge" https://t.co/nweEFUxsYD
économiste, porte-parole @Nouvelle_Donne
Chief economist at the Centre for European Reform. Unrepentant anglophile, and still an empirical optimist. In German @OdendahlC.
Health economist, advisor, communicator, and trend weaver. Find me at https://t.co/1ErI0EFi6z and https://t.co/xSaUkT02EC
Chief Economist & Strategist at Market Securities | PhD | Bloomberg Top Forecaster of the US Economy [2012-2016] & Eurozone [2015-2016] | Forbes Contributor
Author of The Courage to Act, now available in paperback: http://t.co/8gJANwTsLZ. Former Fed Chair, Distinguished Fellow in Residence, @BrookingsInst.
Chief economist at Manulife and John Hancock Asset Management, Senior Fellow with @gmfus and Sunday Business Post columnist. RT≠endorsement; opinions mine.
Dennis A V Dittrich
Professor of Economics at Touro College Berlin; research in Behavioral & Social Sciences, Experimental & #BehavioralEconomics, Applied Quantitative Methods.
Mohamed El Dahshan
Development economist and writer. I get held at gunpoint by police/army/militias a lot. Multiple affiliations, http://t.co/WcPj7hatDm
Alan B. Krueger
Economics Professor at Princeton University, Former Chairman of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers
Market Economist, ECB Watcher - all opinions are mine and RT does not mean endorsement...
Economist. Conservative. Lapsed Libertarian.Ideas not partisanship. Co-author:Indianomix. RT/Fav not endorsements. #tennis #chess #champagne
John Van Reenen
Professor in MIT Economics & Sloan. Winner of Jansson Prize for Best European Economist under 45. Fellow of British Academy & Econometric Soc
A Founder Director & The Spokesman @Coreco Monty's Blog: Mortgages, Economics, Property. Awards: Mortgage Personality, Strategist, Press Spokesperson, Marketeer
Economist, data analyst, communicator, wordsmith and fascinated by the world around us. @cambial
Assistant Professor of Economics, Trinity College Dublin. Likes urban, housing & historical economics, beer. Dislikes policy-based evidence-making, mushrooms.
Chief Economist, First Trust Portfolios LP. The Antidote to Conventional Wisdom. Northwestern MBA. Trout tremble at the mention of my name.
Thomas O'Grady, PhD
Economist, Businessman, Advisor/Author/Speaker/Coach. I help people breakthrough plateaus for personal and their businesses, and reputation.
Chief Commodities Economist for INTL FCStone. Tweets are my own and do not necessarily represent INTL FCStone's positions, strategies or opinions.
Oier Fano Dadebat
Journalism (UNAV) & Business and Economics (UPV). Escribo en @ibtimesuk. I love it when a plan comes together. Instagram: @oierfano
Economist | Social Media Manager and Digital Content en @Potenttial Group | Socio en @ICP_LA | Blogger en @NeuronaDigital1 | Colaborador de @GalaTvcdvic
Business economist, now with PwC, formerly member of Bank of England MPC. Also a guitarist, organist and songwriter.
Public economist. Commentary at @metromorning and @OnTheMoneyCBC.
Robert J Shiller
Economist at Yale University. Irrationally Exuberant.
Economist by profession,politician by circumstances.RT are not endorsements.
MA,MBA,Ph.D. Economist,diplomat,and banker عبدالله القويز
Official Twitter Account of Halil BUHUR & Economist & Yüksek Lisans İşletme & Long Term Investor & #Temettü Yatırımcısı & #Temel Analiz #Teknik Analiz & #Stocks
Economics, Finance & Markets geek. Former Equity Trader @Nomura. Founding Director of @Coreco. Fintech & Blockchain enthusiast. Husband, Father & Arsenal fan.
John P. Hussman
Economist. Realistic optimist widely viewed as prophet of doom. Autism researcher and philanthropist. Musician with recovering chops.
Economist https://t.co/nJV5V2Oekx Economic Advisor @p_f_g & @OMFIF Director Bank of China UK, Boards of @WarwickBSchool & @GRI_LSE @Grantham_IC Fulham FC fan
Executive Director of the Centre for Blockchain Technologies at University College London (UCL CBT).
Walter E. Williams
An American economist, commentator, and author of https://t.co/ra7EIDHNU4
Economist & Director, Centre for Future Work at the Australia Institute. Also Dept. of Economics, McMaster U.; advisor to Unifor; author Economics for Everyone.
Chief Economist @LisbonCouncil, Brussels-based thinktank, Senior Fellow at @UniLUISS School of EU Political Economy, & ex IMF-er, now watching EU mainly from US
Economist gone main street.
Chief US Economist at @OxfordEconomics. NABE Board of Director. NYABE President. Previously Director of US Macroeconomics at IHS Global Insight.
C. O. Chukumba Ph.D.
Celestine O. Chukumba Ph.D. - #Saas #Founder #phillystartups Economist, Entrepreneur, Stock Trader, Founder of @abmuku @torycapital @intersrchmedia @collegedj
Harry S Dent
A rogue economist using demographics to accurately predict major economic trends and events. A best selling author and a regular guest on network news.
Economist specialising in financial crises, development finance and reform of the international financial system.Financial Markets Director at IPD, Columbia Uni
John Kay is one of Britain’s foremost economists. He is a journalist for the Financial Times, a successful author, an academic and a businessman.
History repeats because natures of man never change
Özlem Derici ŞEngül
Chief Euro-Area Economist, Bloomberg Intelligence/Author of Trader's Guide to the Euro Area: Economic Indicators, the ECB and the Euro Crisis. Views are my own.
Merve Hande Akmehmet
https://t.co/q47wDG77cP political economy analysis.President @Hologram Network.UVA &JHU Alumni.Ex Oracle, UN, Bloomberg.Contributor @Atlantic Council.Views are my own.
Chief Economist, World Bank
Sylvia Ann Hewlett
Economist, author & founding president of the Center for Talent Innovation @TalentInnovate: 75+ global companies committed to realizing diverse talent streams
Journalist. Economist. Former Financial Times RTP Anchor, Business and Media Consultant PORTUGAL Personal Opinions Only
Dr. Holger Schmieding
Berenberg economics team views - Holger Schmieding (Chief Economist) - Disclaimer: http://t.co/TuNOJ4qCAG
Economist focusing on commodity markets. Author of Commodities: 50 Things You Really Need to Know https://t.co/kcINka1PTD. Blog at Materials Risk. Views my own.
Faisal M. Nsouli
An economist who believes in human dignity as the source of purpose, human liberty as the source of action, and in the human mind as the source of ideas.
Davis Professor of Economic Organizations and Innovation at Trinity College, Hartford and author of Private Governance from Oxford University Press.
Economist, Rock Musician & Fan, Club MED, Francophone, Sport, Finance, Art & Books, Born in 1969, Istanbul. kemerburgaz university department of economics
Proud Jew,International Economist(Ph.D) CompanyDirector. Top 100 Economists @Richtopia Offered a Verified account but declined. Do not debate about
Are you listed? Grab your badge!
The Richtopia Economists list is compiled using a number of metrics combining to produce rank order. Two of the main influencers on a persons ranking are their social media profiles and regular media coverage. Our sister company Marketing Runners specialises in increasing the influence of brands and personalities. If you are a person or company that wants greater exposure you can contact the Marketing Runners team who will be able to help.
Here’s what some of the top Economists said about this list:
Well now, thank you. I made a list. https://t.co/LQbAAhYlVj
— arman walker (@armanwalker) November 15, 2016
Thank you! I’ve always dreamed of being #71. 🙂 https://t.co/co7OaePPFN
— Arlan Suderman (@ArlanFF101) November 15, 2016
Doubt it. https://t.co/j65IkF1JSH
— Christian Odendahl (@COdendahl) November 15, 2016
— Gustavo Vélez (@gustavovelezpr) November 15, 2016
Inspired by Tim Campbell
If you enjoyed this post on the 100 Most Powerful Economists, retweet and comment please.