John Maynard Keynes

John Maynard Keynes

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Economist

Biography: John Maynard Keynes, 1st Baron Keynes, was a British economist whose ideas have profoundly affected the theory and practice of modern macroeconomics, as well as the economic policies of governments. He greatly refined earlier work on the causes of business cycles, and advocated the use of fiscal and monetary measures to mitigate the adverse effects of economic recessions and depressions.

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Source/Notes: Ch. 24 Concluding Notes p. 384 - The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (1935)

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