The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Economics in Belgium

  • Guido Erreygers
Reference work entry


There is no single Belgian school of economics, but a number of Belgian economists have made significant contributions, including Adolphe Quetelet, Ernest Solvay, Léon Dupriez, Paul Van Zeeland, Gaston Eyskens, Étienne Sadi Kirschen, Robert Triffin and Jacques Drèze.


Belgium De Man Plan De Molinari, Gustave Drèze, Jacques European Economic Association Free trade Quetelet, Adolphe Triffin, Robert 

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