In 1936 Keynes published the most provocative book written by any economist of his generation. Arguments about the book continued until his death in 1946 and still continue today. This new edition features a new Introduction by Paul Krugman which discusses the significance and continued relevance of The General Theory .
About the Author
JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES was a Fellow at King's College, Cambridge and one of the most influential figures in modern macroeconomics.
'The General Theory is nothing less than an epic journey out of intellectual darkness. That, as much as its continuing relevance to economic policy, is what makes it a book for the ages. Read it, and marvel.' - From the introduction by Paul Krugman