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Dennis Holme ROBERTSON

Dennis Holme ROBERTSON, economist. Fellow, British Academy, 1932, President, Royal Economic Society, United Kingdom, 1948-1950; Knighted,

1953.

Background

  • ROBERTSON, Dennis Holme was born in 1890 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1912.

    Career

    • Monetary economist; his work on industrial fluctuations was also very significant. Keynes’s pupil and then collaborator, he later became a prominent critic of Keynes’s General Theory. This did not prevent his return to Cambridge and to the chair of economics, after which he devoted much of his attention to teaching.

      His major contribution is to the study of business cycles, but his contribution to the development of Keynesian economics, despite his well-known reservations, is also important. Fellow, Reader Economics, Professor, Trinity College Cambridge, 1914-1938,

      8, 1944-1957. Professor of Economics, University London, 1939-1944.

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    • father: James Robertson
    • mother: Constance Elizabeth (Wilson) Robertson
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    Died 1963
    (aged 73)
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      • Fellow, British Academy, 1932, President, Royal Economic Society, United Kingdom, 1948-1950. Knighted, 1953.
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      • book: A STUDY OF INDUSTRIAL FLUCTUATION, AN ENQUIRY INTO THE CHARACTER AND CAUSES OF THE SO-CALLED CYCLICAL MOVEMENTS OF TRADE
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      • book: Essays in monetary theory,
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      • book: GROWTH WAGES MONEY - THE MARSHALL LECTURES FOR 1960
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      • book: Growth, Wages, Money. Marshall Lectures for 1960
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      • book: A Study of Industrial Fluctuation
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      • book: A Study of Industrial Fluctuation - Scholar's Choice Edition
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      • book: A Study of Industrial Fluctuation: an Enquiry into the Character and Causes of the So-Called Cyclical Movements of Trade
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      • book: A study of industrial fluctuation: an enquiry into the character and causes of the so-called cyclical movements of trade
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      • book: A study of industrial fluctuation; an enquiry into the character and causes of the s0-called cyclical movements of trade
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      • book: A study of industrial fluctuation; an enquiry into the character and causes of the so-called cyclica
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      • book: ***RE-PRINT*** A study of industrial fluctuation; an enquiry into the character and causes of the so-called cyclical movements of trade
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      • book: [(A Study of Industrial Fluctuation )] [Author: Dennis Holme Robertson] [Jan-2007]
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      • book: Essays in monetary theory
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      • book: Britain In The World Economy
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      • book: Growth, Wages Money
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