keynes keynes  /ˈkeɪnz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) English economist who advocated the use of government monetary and fiscal policy to maintain full employment without inflation (1883-1946)

News

  1. Gwyneth Paltrow Attends Launch of New Audi Super Avant at Audi City

    MILTON KEYNES, UNITED KINGDOM – June 14, 2013: Oscar-winning actor Gwyneth Paltrow descended on Piccadilly in London to attend the launch of the latest Audi – the RS 6 Avant – an estate with supercar performance.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Auto Channel

  2. Expert Interview at Vision.org Explores the Question, “Why Do We Trust?”

    Why do we trust? For the economist John Maynard Keynes, trust bubbled up from mysterious “animal spirits” which inspired “spontaneous optimism.” Such optimism he believed underpinn
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Keynes's Unconventional Wisdom

    It's the 130th birthday of the great economist today.  It's a prime time to ask the ghost of Keynes what he thinks about current events and how contemporary policymakers are being bamboozled by defunct ideas of other dead economists:
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "Much of what Keynes wrote still make sense," Mr Darling told The Sunday Telegraph. "You will see us switching our spending priorities to areas that make a difference - housing and energy are classic cases where people are feeling squeezed."
    on Oct 19, 2008 By: Alistair Darling Source: Times Online

  2. Webber, who is currently on top of the world championship standings, added: "I continue to feel very comfortable here. I have a fantastic relationship with the whole team and the factory at Milton Keynes feels like home. It has been incredible to be...
    on Jun 7, 2010 By: Mark Webber Source: The Sun

  3. "It's a bit disappointing that Watford FC weren't able to conjure up any one of another 20 positions in the league, but Milton Keynes looks like a great venue and hopefully we'll have a lot of Saracens fans at the ground, as well as attract a good...
    on May 6, 2008 By: Richard Hill Source: Sky News

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