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Keynes and His Battles

by Gilles Dostaler

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • General,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Money & Monetary Policy,
  • Political Ideologies - Conservatism & Liberalism,
  • Philosophy,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1883-1946,
  • Biography,
  • Economists,
  • Great Britain,
  • Keynes, John Maynard,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12042968M
    ISBN 101858982669
    ISBN 109781858982663

    Dostaler(D) has written an above average overview of the Keynes's life and the issues that he considered to be riately,D starts with ethics and the role played by the Apostles in Keynes's early papers on ethics,beauty,morality,art,te chapters effectively cover Keynes's contributions to politics that were related to the Boer War,World War I, and the Treaty of 3/5. This book approaches Keynes from three directions: person, time and perspective. The book provides a better understanding of how Keynes struggled with problems of his time and it also offers valuable lessons on how to survive fluctuating global capitalism today. It focuses on eight key economists as a group in ‘a public sphere’ rather than.

      Gilles Dostaler, Keynes and his battles, Niall B. Mann, trans. (Cheltenham and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, Pp. vi + ISBN Hbk. £/$) Originally published in Paris in as Keynes et ses combats, this augmented and revised edition occasionally betrays its francophone origins: for example, the name of the German Prince Max von . The book is very readable, and is a valuable and innovative contribution to understanding Keynes as a human being endowed with extraordinary and multifaceted talents.’ – Toshiaki Hirai, The History of Economic Thought, Japan ‘This is an admirable book about an admirable human being.’.

    The First Barbary War (–), also known as the Tripolitanian War and the Barbary Coast War, was the first of two Barbary Wars, in which the United States and Sweden fought against the four North African states known collectively as the "Barbary States".Three of these were autonomous, but nominally provinces of the Ottoman Empire: Tripoli, Algiers, and Tunis. John Maynard Keynes saw his nightmare coming true. In Cambridge, Keynes set out to save capitalism from itself by writing a book about what caused the Great Depression and what to do about it.


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The book argues that roots of Keynes's early beliefs are to be found in the traditions of the Apostles, the very famous secret society to which he and most of his teachers : Gilles Dostaler. Extract. The terms ‘Keynesian’ and ‘Keynesianism’ started to be used during Keynes’s lifetime.

The expression ‘Keynesian revolution’ appeared as the title of a book by Lawrence Klein inthough Keynes himself qualified as revolutionary the consequences of his new theory. ‘Keynes and his Battles is distinctive from other biographies because it seems written as a musical piece the book has appended a chronology of Keynes’ life set alongside main historical events, and each interlude concludes with short encyclopedic entries on distinguished artistic and political contemporaries of Keynes.

Keynes lost the battle over reparations, and went on to lose other policy battles in the s and s. He proposed ingenious schemes for restoring financial stability in Europe in the s, new ways to stabilize the price level rather than the price of gold only (as in the prevailing gold standard, which Keynes believed to be a dangerous.

John Maynard Keynes was born in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, to an upper-middle-class father, John Neville Keynes, was an economist and a lecturer in moral sciences at the University of Cambridge and his mother Florence Ada Keynes a local social reformer.

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John Maynard Keynes, English economist, journalist, and financier, best known for his economic theories on the causes of prolonged unemployment. His most important work, The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money, advocated a remedy for recession based on a government-sponsored policy of full employment.

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