#59 Overall Influence

John Maynard Keynes

British economist

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John Maynard Keynes, 1st Baron Keynes, was an English economist, whose ideas fundamentally changed the theory and practice of macroeconomics and the economic policies of governments. Originally trained in mathematics, he built on and greatly refined earlier work on the causes of business cycles. One of the most influential economists of the 20th century, his ideas are the basis for the school of thought known as Keynesian economics, and its various offshoots.

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University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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#3 World Rank
Economics
#9 World Rank
Business
#197 World Rank
Philosophy
#281 World Rank
Mathematics