Definition of Keynes, John Maynard in English:

Keynes, John Maynard

proper noun

  • 1st Baron (1883–1946), English economist. He laid the foundations of modern macroeconomics with The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (1936), in which he argued that full employment is determined by effective demand and requires government spending on public works to stimulate this.

Pronunciation

Keynes, John Maynard

/keɪnz/