Keynes and Marx, Duncan and Me

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Michael J. Piore

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics; Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science

Date Written: August 9, 2011

Abstract

This paper was originally prepared for the New School celebration of Duncan Foley’s career. It attempts to place his work in the context of the evolution of economics as a discipline and of the MIT Economics Department in the last forty years, and in particular the place of Marx and Keynes as catalytic thinkers in that process.

Keywords: Keynes; Marx; MIT Economics Department; Financial Crisis 2008

JEL Classification: B20, B22, B24, B51

Suggested Citation

Piore, Michael J., Keynes and Marx, Duncan and Me (August 9, 2011). MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-13, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2282123 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2282123

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