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Professor Lord (Robert) Skidelsky FBA

About this Fellow




Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of Political Economy, University of Warwick

Past Appointments

  • Associate Professor of History, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, 1970 - 1976
  • Professor of International Studies, University of Warwick, 1978 - 1990
  • Professor of Political Economy, University of Warwick, 1990


Politicians and the slump 1967

Oswald Mosley 1975

John Maynard Keynes (3 vols), 1983, 1992, 2000

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