Blog Posts - John Maynard Keynes



Marriage And Perfect Wedding Quotes

Wedding: A ceremony at which two persons undertake to become one, one undertakes to become nothing, and nothing undertakes to become supportable.Ambrose Bierce----------------------Marriage: The state or condition of a community consisting of a maste...
by A2Z Quotes on Aug 20, 2016

The Downfall of Julian Assange

One of my favorite quotes come from John Maynard Keynes, "when the facts change, I change my mind" (see Goodreads for a list of my favorite quotes).   This has now happened regarding my opinion of Julian Assange and Wikileaks.1. When Assange and...

John Maynard Keynes; "Any Questions?"

"Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone."○"I work for a Government I despise for ends I think criminal."○"Lenin is said to have declared that...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Feb 25, 2016

The Economy: "No Surer Means"

"There is no subtler, no surer means of overturning the existing basis of society than to debauch the currency. The process engages all the hidden forces of economic law on the side of destruction, and does it in a manner which not one man in a milli...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Jan 23, 2016

Obama Taunts Republicans On Economy: ‘The Sky Hasn’t Fallen, Chicken Little Is Quiet’

Back when I was running this blog’s predecessor, Boom2Bust.com, “The Most Hated Blog On Wall Street,” I remember coming across a number of infamous statements made prior to and during the Great Depression by leaders in government, finance, and...
by Survival And Prosperity on Feb 23, 2015

Alan Greenspan: Gold Is A Currency, And Currently A Good Investment

Back in late October I recall The Wall Street Journal talking about some comments made by former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan to the Council on Foreign Relations concerning gold. I’ve been meaning to look into what Greenspan, who served...
by Survival And Prosperity on Dec 22, 2014

Falling Skies 4.7: Massacre Indeed

Falling Skies 4.7 on Sunday was entitled "Saturday Night Massacre," and it was a massacre indeed, with at least two and maybe three major characters falling in one way or another.Lourdes, loyal to a fault to Lexi, pays for that with her life, when sh...

I’m a Direct Descendant of Darwin, But I Have Discovered the Beauty of the Catholic Faith

The author’s great-great-great grandfather is a New Atheist hero, but she is a Catholic apologist  From the Catholic Herald (UK) By Laura Keynes A first edition of Charles Darwin's On the Origins of Species (PA) ‘Are you related to...
by SUNLIT UPLANDS on Jun 18, 2013

‘Keynes vs. Hayek’

“Por 25.000 euros, ¿cuál de estos economistas ganó el Premio Nobel?” El concursante gasta su último comodín: “50 por 15”. “50 por 15, 750”, responde rápidamente el veterano presentador con una amplía sonrisa. El nervioso concursant...
by despuesdelhipopotamo on Mar 4, 2013

Justified 4.1: Literate Boyd quotes Asimov and Keynes

I've been quietly watching and much enjoying Justified on FX the past few years - it's that kind of show - but decided it was time to bestow a review upon it.I picked a good time.  The first episode of the 4th season had Boyd Crowder (played by...

‘La gran búsqueda’

“El deseo de poner a la humanidad a las riendas es lo que motiva la mayor parte de los tratados de economía“. Es lo que pensaba Alfred Marshall en el Londres de los años 70 del siglo XIX, una ciudad por la que ya no caminaba Dickens aun...
by despuesdelhipopotamo on Dec 16, 2012

QE3 Explained

Earlier this month, the Federal Reserve announced QE3, or a third round of “quantitative easing.” QE1 began in November 2008 and lasted until the end of March 2010. QE2 began in November 2010, lasted until the end of June 2011, and was expected t...
by Believe All Things on Sep 28, 2012

More Funny Quotes! (And not just mine)

Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow. — Oscar Wilde Being a spy is easier than my childhood was. When I got kidnapped, the ransom note asked for only expenses. — Reginald Dipwipple (maybe) There is nothing a Government hates more than to...
by SecretComedy.com on May 7, 2012

Monetarismo o approccio keynesiano?

Alla luce della crisi che attanaglia gran parte dell’Occidente, può essere utile ricordare, in forma molto parziale e semplicistica, queste due posizioni teoriche, che hanno grande rilevanza nella... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by Business news on Apr 26, 2012

Customer Disservice – Where Greed Is All Good

Sathya Sai Baba, no differently to many other teachers in many traditions, inveighed against greed, anger, selfishness, and so on. This he did through constant harping in his discourses and interviews. There lacked imaginative, challenging and effec...


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