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Keynes, John Maynard

Born: 1883 AD
Died: 1946 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Economists

1883 – Born 5th of June in #6 Harvey Road, Cambridge.

1902 – Entered King’s College, Cambridge, to study mathematics.

1905 – Keynes received his B.A. at King’s College, Cambridge.

1909 – Finished his M.A.

1921 – Published his Treatise on Probability.

         – He attacked the deflation policies of the 1920s with A Tract on Monetary Reform in 1923.

1930 – Wrote "A Treatise on Money".

1936 – Published his magnum opus, the General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money challenged the economic paradigm.

1942 – Keynes was a highly recognized economist and was raised to the House of Lords as Baron Keynes, of

Tilton in the County of Sussex, where he sat on the Liberal benches.

1912 – Editor in Chief for the Economic journal from and was also a member of the Liberal Party.

1946 – John Maynard Keynes died 21st of April.

He advocated government spending to boost business activity.