John Maynard Keynes, Volume 3

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This is the third and final volume of this biography. Dealing with the period from 1937, when Keynes had become the most famous economist and one of the most famous figures in Britain, to his death in 1946, this volume focuses on Keynes contribution to the financing of Britain's war effort, the building of the post-war economic order, and his role in the other war - Britain's struggle to preserve its independence within the Atlantic Alliance.

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An almost perfect intellectual biography, thought-provoking, well-constructed, and enjoyable. I didn't want to buy this because I couldn't imagine really reading something so long. Then one day I ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Robert Skidelsky, a professor of political economy at Warwick University, is also the author of Politicians and the Slump and Oswald Mosley.