OUTSIDE THE MAINSTREAM: AN INTERVIEW WITH AXEL LEIJONHUFVUD

@article{Snowdon2004OUTSIDETM,
  title={OUTSIDE THE MAINSTREAM: AN INTERVIEW WITH AXEL LEIJONHUFVUD},
  author={Brian Snowdon},
  journal={Macroeconomic Dynamics},
  year={2004},
  volume={8},
  pages={117 - 145}
}
  • B. Snowdon
  • Published 30 January 2004
  • Economics
  • Macroeconomic Dynamics
Axel Leijonhufvud made an enormous impact on macroeconomics in the late 1960s with the publication of his book On Keynesian Economics and the Economics of Keynes: A Study of Monetary Economics (1968). In this famous book, Leijonhufvud argued that the standard neoclassical synthesis (Hicks–Hansen IS-LM) interpretation of the General Theory totally misunderstood and misinterpreted Keynes. However, during the 1970's, interest in Keynes and Keynesian models waned as new classical equilibrium models… 
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