Less appreciated is that he owes some of his central insights to a brilliant Cambridge polymath who died in 1930 at age 26.
By William H. Janeway – Project Syndicate
- Zachary D. Carter, The Price of Peace: Money, Democracy, and the Life of John Maynard Keynes, Random House, 2020.
Cheryl Misak, Frank Ramsey: A Sheer Excess of Powers, Oxford University Press, 2020.
CAMBRIDGE – In January 1922, a 19-year-old University of Cambridge undergraduate challenged a recently published work of philosophy by a fellow of King’s College, Cambridge, a…