Keynes: The Return of the Master

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PublicAffairs, 2009 - Keynesian economics - 213 pages
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The ideas of John Maynard Keynes have never been more timely. No one has bettered Keynes's description of the psychology of investors during a financial crisis: 'The practice of calmness and immobility, of certainty and security, suddenly breaks down. New

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User Review  - Gabriel Pinkus - Goodreads

Skidelsky tends to think economic thought is a bit more important than I think it is (don't we all think that what we are interested in is more important than what it really is!), but I enjoyed this ... Read full review

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User Review  - Satinder Hawkins - Goodreads

Learned a lot and I have a greater respect for the idea of economics as a social science philosophy rather than as an applied mathematics (which I think is very connected to the Great Recession). Read full review

About the author (2009)

Robert Skidelsky, a professor of political economy at Warwick University, is also the author of Politicians and the Slump and Oswald Mosley.

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