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:
June 11, 2013 - Forbes
Alistair Darling in Times Online 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."
Mark Webber in The Sun 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...
Stephen Harper in The Gazette (Montreal) 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... Richard Hill http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Hill_(flanker)&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFvx7QNKdiU3D6SzveTdTH1F_xD-w Sky News http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.skysports.com/story/0,19528,12321_3531791,00.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNF0Khp7WPiseHZuRz2HFkcTaMwywQ May 6, 2008
55608 73678 keynesian In his 1991 thesis to earn a master's degree in economics, Harper argued that Keynesian fiscal policy is subject to the influence of political parameters that lessen its effectiveness as a stabilization tool."