James Meade

James Meade

British economist, Nobel laureate
After the outbreak of war, in April 1940, we left Geneva with our three children aged 4 years, 2 years and 2 weeks only to become part of the disordered refugee crowds fleeing across France from the German army.More James Meade quotes [07/28/2011 04:07:35]
The frontiers of knowledge in the various fields of our subject are expanding at such a rate that, work as hard as one can, one finds oneself further and further away from an understanding of the whole.More James Meade quotes [07/28/2011 04:07:47]
From 1931 to 1937, I was a Fellow and Lecturer in Economics at Hertford College, Oxford.More James Meade quotes [07/28/2011 04:07:49]
Second, there were the discussions and drafts leading up to the White Paper on Employment Policy of 1944 in which the UK government accepted the maintenance of employment as an obligation of governmental policy.More James Meade quotes [07/28/2011 04:07:41]
Margaret had close links with Geneva where she had spent some years as a student while her parents had been wardens of the Quaker Hostel there and where she had gone back as secretary to Gilbert Murray.More James Meade quotes [07/28/2011 04:07:21]

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