Maynard Keynes: An Economist's Biography

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Routledge, Apr 2, 1992 - Business & Economics - 992 pages
Based on an intimate knowledge of the subject and his environment, this biography of the most influential economist of the twentieth century traces Keynes' career on all its many levels. From academic Cambridge, to artistic Bloomsbury, to official Whitehall and to the City, we see the intellectual roots of Keynes' achievements and failures. We also
 

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Contents

FOREBEARS AND CHILDHOOD
xxxi
ETON
30
KINGS UNDERGRADUATE
50
POSTGRADUATE
80
MOORE AND KEYNESS EARLY BELIEFS
110
PROBABILITY
141
CIVIL SERVANT TO YOUNG DON
165
THE YOUNG ECONOMIST
195
THE EMERGENCE OF THE TREATISE
473
CRISIS CRITICISM AND NEW DIRECTIONS
516
TOWARDS THE GENERAL THEORY
549
INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AND THE ARTS
570
FERTILE OF MIND FRAIL OF BODY
590
HOW TO PAY FOR THE WAR
629
SCRAPING THE BOTTOM OF THE BOX
652
THE CLEARING UNION
672

BLOOMSBURY
211
WAR
231
EXTERNAL FINANCE IN TOTAL WAR
262
NEGOTIATING THE PEACE
286
ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF THE PEACE
317
ADJUSTMENTS TO A WAY OF LIFE
346
REPARATIONS AND JOURNALISM
366
LYDIA AND MAYNARD
393
THE RETURN TO GOLD
412
INDUSTRY AND POLITICS
444
DOMESTIC NEW JERUSALEMS
697
BRETTON WOODS
723
THE SHADOW OF DEBT
758
THE LOAN
798
THE LAST MONTHS
823
Kayness Loves 190115
840
Bibliography
842
Dramatis Personae
861
Index
914
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