Reference Entry

Keynes, John Maynard, Baron Keynes (1883-1946), economist

Alec Cairncross

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Early years | Eton and King's | Early beliefs: probability | The India Office, 1906-1908 | A Cambridge economist | The Treasury | Reparations and the treaty of Versailles | Journalism: money and foreign exchange | The return to gold | Marriage to Lopokova | An unorthodox Liberal | The Macmillan committee and A Treatise on Money | The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money | Heart trouble | Keynes as an investor | Wartime activities | The clearing union and Bretton Woods | The American and Canadian loans

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Subjects: biography ; history

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