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Lord John Maynard Keynes was an English economist born in Cambridge on June 5th 1883 where he attended university at Kings College In 1905 he earned his degree in mathematics and stayed a year longer to study under two renowned economists Alfred Marshall and Arthur Pigou Both their influence his Tract on Monetary Reform Two years later he returned to Cambridge as a lecturer but before long he took a leave of absence during which he worked for the British Treasury In 1919 he was sent as the representative of the Treasury to the Treaty of Versailles but he quit the job due to the fact that he considered it to be too demanding towards the Germans After this experience he returned to Cambridge to keep on teaching Keynes took part in the Bretton Woods Conference where he was one of the most important constructors of the fixed exchange rates John M Keynes died on April 21st 1946 two years after he was made a lord The Concise Encyclopedia of EconomicsThe Great Depression lasted for over 15 years The credit crisis is to be seen how long it will last Very high poverty rates in the US The levels of globalization reached by todays societies are in no way comparable to the level of globalization by 1929 Nevertheless the Great Depression affected many countries all over the world and therefore it is known as one of the first global financial recessions The social system differed greatly from the one in the present Nowadays most Western countries have some sort of system to prevent poverty amongst the society Both crisis had a similar origin the utter most liberty of the markets and the way certain investors have been acting The Great Depression started in the markets but it was also greatly influenced by the bad handling of the monetary policies The current crisis also had its origins in the markets but there was the component of
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