1. [syn: Keynes, John Maynard Keynes]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Keynes \Keynes\ prop. n.
John Maynard Keynes, the british economist (1883-1946) whose
book "The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money"
(Macmillan, 1936) had a strong influence on views of the
government's role in the economy through the 1970's. See
Syn: John Maynard Keynes.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: English economist who advocated the use of government
monetary and fiscal policy to maintain full employment
without inflation (1883-1946) [syn: Keynes, John Maynard