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Don't repeat past mistakes

...economist of 1776 was Adam Smith. Twentieth-century economists F.A. Hayek and Ludwig von Mises saw the flaws in John Maynard Keynes' ideas and their use in Europe. If we continue to ignore the lessons of history, then we are doomed to repeat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-08-14/dont-repeat-past-mistake
Keynesians, neo-Keynesians split on how to re-ignite economy

Followers of famed economist John Maynard Keynes have departed from the doctrines of their master. Indeed, it may be appropriate to label them neo-Keynesians instead of Keynesians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-11-18/keynesians-neo-k
Why stimulus policies don't work, and why the 2013 outlook is dark

...deter private investment. This is tragically naive.Upon Obama's election, White House followers of economist John Maynard Keynes instituted three years of stimulus spending on the grounds that "a larger deficit boosts economic growth by increasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-08-04/why-stimulus-pol
Readers predict doom, gloom in '09

The "long run" is a misleading guide to current affairs. In the long run we are all dead. -- John Maynard Keynes What will the new year bring? You know I have no idea. I've always been pretty bad at that see-the-future thing. Because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/04/kir_506447.shtml
Bill Kirby
Fewer 'animal spirits' and more citizen disincentives imperil economy

...institutions of private property, the law of contracts and the ability to contract freely as vital supporting elements.John Maynard Keynes was well aware of these factors, but he swept them under the rug with his unfortunate catch-all term "animal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/william-beranek/2010-03-05/fewer-animal-spirits-and
Opinion columns
Business briefs

...Monday through Friday to make an appointment. BIZ 101 Keynesian economics British economist and government adviser John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946) believed that unemployment was caused by insufficient demand and that inflation was caused by excessive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/01/bus_402996.shtml
Business
Critics take shots at stimulus plans

...If that isn't already enough of a Keynesian stimulus, what is?" Early 20th-century British economist John Maynard Keynes argued that government should intervene to avoid depressions by increasing its spending and controlling interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/18/bus_508028.shtml
Business
Taxes and costly regulatory threats hobble our economic recovery

...dictates that either stimulus or monetary easing suffices to bring forth a strong recovery. While the famous economist John Maynard Keynes was keenly aware of the importance of risky investments, his followers chose to emphasize consumption, as being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2011-06-05/taxes-and-costly
Rants and Raves

...worked darned well. ALL THE IDIOTS who now control our economy follow the advice of a true idiot of economics, John Maynard Keynes, who taught that if the economy slows down tax money should be spent to pump it up. It's never worked, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-03-28/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
A look at the 20th Century: 1940

...composed Symphony in C. Ernest Hemingway wrote For Whom the Bell Tolls, Richard Wright published Native Son and John Maynard Keynes came out with How to Pay for the War. John Ford won a best director Oscar for The Grapes of Wrath, Rebecca won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/29/met_262487.shtml
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