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" The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds. "
Genes & Signals - Page 173
by Mark Ptashne, Alexander Gann - 2002 - 192 pages
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The Years of High Theory: Invention and Tradition in Economic Thought 1926-1939

G. L. S. Shackle - Business & Economics - 1967 - 328 pages
...extremely simple and should be obvious. The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds.* 'The fox knows many things, the hedgehog knows one big thing.'...
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Welfare Economics and the Economics of Socialism: Towards a Commonsense Critique

Maurice Dobb - Business & Economics - 1975 - 283 pages
...well say, with Lord Keynes,* that "the difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds". Although such a degree of scepticism as this will no doubt make...
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Keynes and the Modern World

James Trevithick - Business & Economics - 1983 - 269 pages
...modes of thought and expression . . . The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds.6 could seldom be any scarcity of hands nor could the masters...
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Money and Markets: Essays by Robert W. Clower

Robert W. Clower, Donald A. Walker - Business & Economics - 1986 - 300 pages
...preconceptions. As Keynes has put it, 'The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds' ([13], p. viii). I shall be the last one to suggest that abstract...
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Ideas in Economics

R. D. Collison Black - Business & Economics - 1986 - 246 pages
...extremely simple and should be obvious. The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds.40 Now, as we would expect, Keynes had difficulties on both counts....
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Joan Robinson and the Americans

Marjorie Shepherd Turner - Business & Economics - 1989
...preconceptions. As Keynes has put it, "The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds."5 And in later papers, Clower has continued to warn of the possible...
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Lifelines from Our Past: A New World History

Leften Stavros Stavrianos - World history - 1990 - 276 pages
...extremely simple and should be obvious. The difficulty lies not in the new ideas but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds." Keynes's point is particularly significant and relevant for...
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A Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

Alan L. Mackay - Science - 1991 - 312 pages
...conceal it. In RF llarroi! The life of John Maynard Keynea 1951 (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich) 34 The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in...which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds. 35 Newton was not the first of the age of reason. He was the...
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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations

Suzy Platt - Quotations, English - 1989 - 520 pages
...extremely simple and should be obvious. The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones, which ramify, for those brought up as most of us have been, into every corner of our minds. JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES, The General Theory of Employment, Interest...
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The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1993 - 1092 pages
...US president. Letter, 2 May 1808. 8 The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from t. l.ch. 6, set. 12 (1614). 95 I can die when I wish to: that is my been, into every corner of our minds. IOHN MAYNARD KEYNES (1883-1946), British economist. The General...
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