A worldwide pandemic devastations countries, sickening millions. International profession stammers on the edge of collapse. And all over the world, tyrannical leaders impend huge, marketing militarism and also bias to those whose future has actually been swiped.
This is the state of events a still young and also obscure John Maynard Keynes dealt with in 1919 as he headed to Paris to suggest on settlements for the Treaty of Versailles– problems annoyingly, jarringly near to our existing fact.
As much of the globe’s autonomous establishments come under attack, there’s never ever been an extra immediate requirement to reconsider the life and also times of the economist that aided develop them and also ask: What would certainly Keynes do?
Join us on Friday, May 29 at 12 p.m. Eastern for a real-time online Q&&A concerning Keynes and also his lessons for today. Register right here for the digital occasion.
Leading this discussion will certainly be HuffPost Senior Reporter Zach Carter, writer of the just-published, seriously well-known bio “The Price of Peace: Money, Democracy, and also the Life of John Maynard Keynes” Carter’s soaking up account catches the thinker and also optimist behind the economist, one that thought strongly in human liberty and also freedom.
In a meeting with HuffPost Enterprise Director Richard Kim, Carter will certainly go over not simply Keynes’ financial concepts, however the deeply held enthusiasms that computer animated them and also just how they could educate our battles today.
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