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  - jcbrunner - LibraryThing

Remedial reading is seldom entertaining. Lord Skidelsky has written an outstanding multi-volume biography of the 20th century's greatest economist, John Maynard Keynes. This book serves as an ... Read full review

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User Review  - walbat - LibraryThing

What would Keynes have done? That, superficially, is the main thrust of historian Robert Skidelsky's analysis of today's Great Recession. Skidelsky is the foremost biographer of John Maynard Keynes ... Read full review

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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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