• Born date: 1898-11-22
  • Born in: Middlesex
  • Death date: 1984-05-15
  • Death in: London
Lionel Robbins, Baron Robbins

Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins, FBA (22 November 1898 – 15 May 1984) was a British economist and head of the economics department at the London School of Economics. He is known for his proposed definition of economics, and for his instrumental efforts in shifting Anglo-Saxon economics from its Marshallian direction.