Tags » John Maynard Keynes

Paul Mattick, revolutionary Marxist (1904-1981)

I’m not a coun­cil­ist. Of the two ma­jor streams of left-wing com­mun­ism with­in the Third In­ter­na­tion­al, the Ger­man-Dutch cur­rent formed around spon­tan­eous work­ers’ coun­cils and the Itali­an cur­rent formed around or­gan­ic party cent­ral­ism, my pref­er­ence is def­in­itely for the lat­ter. 4,588 more words

Writings

A Change Is in the Air

By James Kwak

There was one moment, when I was finishing up the manuscript of Economism, that I thought someone had already said what I was trying to say in the book. 1,328 more words

Commentary

#1443

John Maynard Keynes, economista britânico, escreveu no inverno de 1928 um curto artigo sobre o que seria a vida dos netos da sua geração e como poderiam viver em 2028. 229 more words

Imprensa

Keynes Reborn - Koichi Hamasaki. 

Large public debts are not always bad for an economy, just as efforts to rein them in are not always beneficial.

The focus on a balanced budget in the United States, for example, has led some elements of the Republican Party to block normal functions of state and even federal authorities, supposedly in the name of fiscal discipline. 236 more words

Japan

One of the 20th century's top minds sees a great 21st century for humanity

Summary: As part of our holiday festivities, here’s an article by one of the great intellects of the 20th century.  John Maynard Keynes made seminal contributions in statistics, risk management, and (above all) macroeconomics. 2,166 more words

Economics

Economics #6: Fiscal Policy

In 2009, as economies around the world faced the prospect of economic collapse, massive packages of tax cuts and spending were enacted to halt the decline. 944 more words

Economics