Post-Keynesian economics
Post-Keynesian economics is a school of economic thought with its origins in The General Theory of John Maynard Keynes, although its subsequent development was influenced to a large degree by Michał K...
List of Post-Keynesian economists
Economists who describe themselves or are described as Post-Keynesian include:
Anthony Thirlwall
Anthony Philip "Tony" Thirlwall (born 1941) is Professor of Applied Economics at the University of Kent. He has made major contributions to regional economics; the analysis of unemployment and inflati...
Piero Sraffa
Piero Sraffa (/ˈsræfə/; 5 August 1898 – 3 September 1983) was an influential Italian economist, who served as lecturer of economics at the University of Cambridge. His book Production of Commodities b...
Jan Kregel
Jan A. Kregel (born 19 April 1944) is an eminent Post-Keynesian economist.Kregel has served since 2006 as Professor of Finance and Development at Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn, Estonia. He...
L. Randall Wray
Larry Randall Wray (born June 19, 1953) is professor of Economics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, whose faculty he joined in August 1999. Before UMKC, he serve...
Josef Steindl
Josef Steindl (14 April 1912 – 7 March 1993) was an Austrian-born Post-Keynesian economist.
He was at the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) (1935–38) (Ludwig Von Mises ...
Victoria Chick
Victoria Chick (born 1936) is a Post Keynesian economist who is best known for her contributions to the understanding of Keynes's General Theory and to the establishment of Post Keynesian economics in...
Debt deflation
Debt deflation is a theory of economic cycles, which holds that recessions and depressions are due to the overall level of debt shrinking (deflating): the credit cycle is the cause of the economic cyc...
Alfred Eichner
Alfred S. Eichner (March 23, 1937 – February 10, 1988) was an American post-Keynesian economist who challenged the neoclassical price mechanism and asserted that prices are not set thro...
Abba P. Lerner
Abraham (Abba) Ptachya Lerner (28 October 1903 – 27 October 1982) was a Russian-born British economist. Abraham (Abba) Psachia Lerner was born on 28 October 1903, in Bessarabia (Russian Empire). He gr...
Chartalism
Chartalism is the theory that money originated with states' attempts to direct economic activity rather than as a spontaneous solution to the problems with barter or as a means with which to tokenize ...
Richard M. Goodwin
Richard M. Goodwin (February 24, 1913 – August 13, 1996) was an American mathematician and economist. He was born in New Castle, Indiana.
Goodwin received his BA and PhD at Harvard, and he t...
G. L. S. Shackle
George Lennox Sharman Shackle (14 July 1903 – 3 March 1992) was an English economist. He made a practical attempt to challenge classical rational choice theory and has been characterised as a "post-Ke...
Paul Davidson (economist)
Paul Davidson (born October 23, 1930) is an American macroeconomist who has been one of the leading spokesmen of the American branch of the Post Keynesian school in economics. He is a prolific writer ...
Geoff Harcourt
Geoffrey Colin "Geoff" Harcourt, D.Litt, A.O. (born 27 June 1931) is an Australian academic economist who is a leading member of the Post Keynesian school. He studied at the University of Melbourne an...
Luigi Pasinetti
Luigi L. Pasinetti (born September 12, 1930) is an Italian economist of the Post-Keynesian school. Pasinetti is considered the heir of the "Cambridge Keynesians" and a student of Piero Sraffa and Rich...
Thomas Palley
Thomas Palley (born March 17, 1956) is a United States-based economist who has served as the chief economist for the US–China Economic and Security Review Commission. He is currently Schwartz Economic...
Michał Kalecki
Michał Kalecki ([ˈmixau̯ kaˈlɛt͡ski]; 22 June 1899 – 18 April 1970) was a Polish economist. Over the course of his life, Kalecki worked at the London School of Economics, University of Cambridge...
Joan Robinson
Joan Violet Robinson FBA (31 October 1903 – 5 August 1983) was a British post-Keynesian economist who was well known for her work on monetary economics and wide-ranging contributions to economic theor...
Basil Moore
Basil J. Moore is a Canadian Post-Keynesian economist, most known for developing and promoting endogenous money theory, particularly the proposition that the money supply curve is horizontal, rather t...
Gunnar Myrdal
Karl Gunnar Myrdal ([ˈmyːɖɑːl]; 6 December 1898 – 17 May 1987) was a Swedish Nobel laureate economist, sociologist, and politician. In 1974, he received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences w...
Sidney Weintraub (economist born 1914 died 1983)
Sidney Weintraub (April 28, 1914 – June 19, 1983) was an American economist, one of the most prominent American members of the Post Keynesian economics school. He was the co-founder and co-editor of T...
Irving Fisher
Irving Fisher (February 27, 1867 – April 29, 1947) was an American economist, statistician, inventor, and Progressive social campaigner. He was one of the earliest American neoclassical economists, t...
Circular cumulative causation
Circular cumulative causation is a theory developed by Swedish economist Gunnar Myrdal in the year 1956. It is a multi-causal approach where the core variables and their linkages are delineated. The i...
Kazimierz Laski
Kazimierz Łaski (born December 15, 1921) is a Polish-Austrian economist. He is one of the most renowned, internationally cited representatives of Post-Keynesian economics in Austria.
Łaski was bor...
Job guarantee
A job guarantee (JG) is an economic policy proposal aimed at providing a sustainable solution to the dual problems of inflation and unemployment. Its aim is to create full employment and price stabili...
Evsey Domar
Evsey David Domar (Russian: Евсей Давидович Домашевицкий, Domashevitsky; April 16, 1914 – April 1, 1997) was a Russian American economist, famous as co-author of the Harrod–Domar model.
Evsey ...