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Keynes General Theory

Backhouse and Bateman's Capitalist Revolutionary: John Maynard Keynes

Robert Teitelman | Posted 01.11.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Writing about someone like Keynes who personally wrote so much, so well, must be a daunting task. Backhouse and Bateman more than keep up, not by competing with Keynes, but by letting him speak, in all his many voices.

Nicholas Wapshott's Keynes Hayek

Robert Teitelman | Posted 11.29.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Keynesianism was dealt a serious blow. What's left in the ruins? Who knows? But what occurs on a debate stage or a presidential podium is really not what defines modern economics. Or at least it shouldn't.

Happy Anniversary, Mr. Keynes

Ann Pettifor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ann Pettifor

Keynes's General Theory, not the "Keynesian" theory of textbooks and conventional wisdom, offers the same way out of today's crisis as it did in the 1930s.