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Keynes : a very short introduction / Robert Skidelsky.

By: Skidelsky, Robert, 1939-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Very short introductions: 248.Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010Description: 194 p. ; 18 cm.ISBN: 9780199591640 (pbk.); 0199591644 (pbk.).Subject(s): Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946 | Keynesian economicsDDC classification: 330.156092
Contents:
The life -- Keynes's philosophy of practice -- The monetary reformer -- The general theory -- Economic statesmanship -- Keynes's legacy -- The view from 2010.
Summary: John Maynard Keynes was one of the most influential economists of the twentieth century. His ideas had a central influence on many areas of economics used today, both in theory, and in practice. In this book, a biographer of Keynes provides a snapshot of his life and work, exploring his ethical and practical philosophy, his theories, and the legacy he left behind.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-183) and index.

The life -- Keynes's philosophy of practice -- The monetary reformer -- The general theory -- Economic statesmanship -- Keynes's legacy -- The view from 2010.

John Maynard Keynes was one of the most influential economists of the twentieth century. His ideas had a central influence on many areas of economics used today, both in theory, and in practice. In this book, a biographer of Keynes provides a snapshot of his life and work, exploring his ethical and practical philosophy, his theories, and the legacy he left behind.

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Robert Skidelsky, a professor of political economy at Warwick University, is also the author of Politicians and the Slump and Oswald Mosley. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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