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Keynes’s General Theory After Seventy Years

  • Robert W. Dimand
  • Robert A. Mundell
  • Alessandro Vercelli

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Robert W. Dimand, Robert A. Mundell, Alessandro Vercelli
    Pages 1-7
  3. Roger E. Backhouse, Bradley W. Bateman
    Pages 8-27
  4. Maria C. Marcuzzo
    Pages 28-42
  5. Sherry D. Kasper
    Pages 43-62
  6. Alessandro Vercelli
    Pages 63-90
  7. Edmund S. Phelps
    Pages 91-100
  8. Gilles Dostaler
    Pages 101-119
  9. Richard N. Cooper
    Pages 133-135
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 312-316

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive overview of Keynes' contributions to macroeconomics and offers an in-depth analysis of the contested legacy of The General Theory, a book that marked the emergence of modern macroeconomics from the earlier heritage of monetary theory and business cycle and analysis.


business cycle economics employment equilibrium growth John Maynard Keynes Keynes macroeconomics monetary theory money

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert W. Dimand
    • 1
    • 2
  • Robert A. Mundell
    • 3
  • Alessandro Vercelli
    • 4
  1. 1.Brock UniversityCanada
  2. 2.McMaster UniversityCanada
  3. 3.Columbia UniversityUSA
  4. 4.University of SienaItaly

About the editors

ROBERT DIMAND is Professor of Economics at Brock University, Canada.
ROBERT MUNDELL is Professor of Economics at Columbia University in New York, US.
ALESSANDRO VERCELLI is Professor of Economics at University of Siena, Italy.

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