John Maynard Keynes and international relations : economic paths to war and peace

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  • John Maynard Keynes and international relations: economic paths to war and peace
  • Oxford scholarship online.
  • Oxford scholarship online. Political Science module.
  • Oxford : Oxford University Press 2006
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1 online resource (xvi, 294 p.)
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  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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  • Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Chronology; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Keynes as a Classical Liberal; 2.1 'Brought up' a free trader: 'the spirit of Burke and Adam Smith'; 2.2 The Empire; 2.3 Population pressure, and the spirit of Malthus; 2.4 First World War; 2.5 Conscientious objection; 2.6 War finance during the First World War; 2.7 Reparations, 1916-18; 2.8 Conclusion; Chapter 3 The Paris Peace Conference and the Need for International Action; 3.1 Feeding Germany and Austria; 3.2 War debts, and European rehabilitation; 3.3 Reparations; 3.4 Conclusion
  • Chapter 4 Appeals Unanswered: From Amsterdam to Lausanne4.1 A world unrestored: Amsterdam and the memorial; 4.2 The Economic Consequences of the Peace; 4.3 Criticisms of The Economic Consequences; 4.4 The impact of The Economic Consequences in the USA; 4.5 From The Economic Consequences to A Revision of the Treaty; 4.6 Reparations and reconstruction, 1922-33; 4.7 Conclusion; Chapter 5 Towards the Middle Way in Theory: The Inter-war Evolution of Keynes's Thought; 5.1 International monetary relations and investment abroad; 5.2 International trade
  • 5.3 Population pressure and 'the Rehabilitation of Malthus'5.4 Economic threats to domestic order; 5.5 Between Laissez-Faire and Marxism; 5.6 Capitalism and war: The General Theory and mature liberal institutionalism; 5.7 Keynes as an inter-war idealist; 5.8 Conclusion; Chapter 6 Anglo-American Cooperation for Internationalism: Keynes's Second World War Vision for a Post-war World; 6.1 Background; 6.2 Internal war finance: American reactions to Keynes's ideas; 6.3 External finance: Lend-Lease, 'consideration', and the US loan
  • 6.4 International monetary relations: the Clearing Union, Bretton Woods, Savannah6.5 Post-war commercial policy; 6.6 The post-war treatment of Germany; 6.7 Keynes's vision: 'the spirit of Burke and Adam Smith' revisited; 6.8 Conclusion and epilogue; Chapter 7 Conclusion; Select Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
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  • The ideas of John Maynard Keynes revolutionised 20th-century economics. This book explores the evolution of Keynes' thinking on relations, & shows how this is linked to the changing of his opinions on economic matters, in a way which deepens our understanding of both.