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John Kenneth Galbraith
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Born: October 15, 1908

Died: April 29, 2006 (aged 97)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Economist

Bio: John Kenneth Ken Galbraith was a Canadian-American economist. He was a Keynesian, an institutionalist, and a leading proponent of 20th-century American liberalism. His books on economic topics were bestsellers from the 1950s through the 2000s and he filled the role of public intellectual from the 1950s to the 1970s on matters of economics.

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Water to water, ark again to ark, From woman back to woman: So each new victim treads unfalteringly The never altered circuit of his fate, Bringing twelve peers as witness Both to this starry rise and starry fall.

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