The Essential Keynes

The Essential Keynes

John Maynard Keynes

The crucial writings of the 20 th century’s such a lot influential economist, amassed in a single volume

at the present time, John Maynard Keynes is better remembered for his pioneering improvement of macroeconomics, and for his advocacy of energetic economic and fiscal executive coverage. This uniquely accomplished collection of his paintings, edited via Keynes’s award-winning biographer Robert Skidelsky, aims to make his paintings extra available to either scholars of economics and the overall reader. All of Keynes’s significant monetary paintings is incorporated, but the choice is going past natural economics. the following too are Keynes’s crucial writings on philosophy, social conception and coverage, and his futurist imaginative and prescient of a global with out paintings. As Robert Skidelsky writes in his creation: “People speak of the necessity for a brand new Keynes. however the outdated Keynes nonetheless has superlative knowledge to supply for a brand new age.”

For greater than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the simplest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts stronger via introductions and notes through wonderful students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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