Economic Thinkers and their Major Works from the Great Depression to the Great Recession

Events

Joseph Schumpeter

February 8, 1883 - January 8, 1950

John Maynard Keynes

June 5, 1883 - April 21, 1946

Piero Sraffa

August 5, 1898 - September 3, 1983

Michal Kalecki

22 June 1899 - 18 April 1970

John Hicks

8 April 1904 - 20 May 1989

John Galbraith

October 15, 1908 - April 29, 2006

Milton Friedman

July 31, 1912 - November 16, 2006

A. W. Phillips

18 November 1914 - 4 March 1975

Paul Samuelson

May 15, 1915 - December 13, 2009

Robert Heilbroner

March 24, 1919 - January 4, 2005

Robert Solow

August 23, 1924 - Present

John Muth

September 27, 1930 - October 23, 2005

The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money by John Maynard Keynes

1936

Robert Lucas

September 15, 1937 - Present

Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy by Joseph Schumpeter

1942

Economics: An Introductory Analysis by Paul Samuelson

1948

The Worldly Philosophers by Robert Heilbroner

1953

Studies in the Quantity Theory of Money by Milton Friedman

1956

Affluent Society by John Galbraith

1958

Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities by Piero Sraffa

1960

“Rational Expectations and the Theory of Price Movements,” by John Muth

July 1961