Colin Clark (economist)

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Colin Clark
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Born(1905-11-02)2 November 1905
London, England
Died4 September 1989(1989-09-04) (aged 83)
Brisbane, Australia
Alma materOxford University
Scientific career
InstitutionsOxford University, Cambridge University, Monash University, University of Queensland
Doctoral studentsSir Richard Stone
V.K.R.V. Rao
Sir Alexander Cairncross
Hans Singer
InfluencedAngus Maddison

Colin Grant Clark (2 November 1905 – 4 September 1989) was a British-Australian economist and statistician. He worked in both the United Kingdom and Australia. He created the use of gross national product (GNP) as the basis for studying national economies. He was on the Council of the Econometric Society from 1948 to 1952.[1]

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  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 13 December 2007. Retrieved 11 February 2008.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)