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Keynes and the Modern World by David Worswick

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Business & Economics / Management,
  • Congresses,
  • Keynes, John Maynard

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7734557M
ISBN 100521258537
ISBN 109780521258531

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It is a little over seventy years since John Maynard Keynes produced his magnum opus, The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money. Keynes' staggering achievement has been to remain relevant to economics and other disciplines even today and this book reflects that with an examination on his influence on modern economics. Feb 24,  · In , John Maynard Keynes wrote to George Bernard Shaw: “I believe myself to be writing a book on economic theory which will largely revolutionize – not, I suppose, at once but in the course of the next ten years – the way the world thinks about its economic problems.”. Keynes became a celebrity before becoming one of the most respected economists of the century when his eloquent book The Economic Consequences of the Peace was published in Keynes wrote it to object to the punitive reparations payments imposed on Germany by the Allied countries after World War I. ‘I heartily recommend Nicholas Wapshott's new book, “ Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics. ” Many books have been written about Keynes, but nobody else has told the story properly of his relationship with Hayek. Nick has filled the gap in splendid fashion, and I defy anybody -- Keynesian, Hayekian, or uncommitted -- to read his work and not learn something new.