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Thanks very much, Malcolm and Glenn!

The 1913 Business Cycles book is available here, by the way:

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What a horrible irony that the Fed is offering this. Reading makes you want
to cry, thinking about how economics could have turned out. It's a
beautiful book.

John
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On Mon, Mar 23, 2020 at 2:50 PM Malcolm Rutherford <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Hi John: there is a little info on Mitchell's reaction to Keynes in my
> paper with DesRoches on the institutionalist reaction to Keynes, JHET,
> March 2008.  Burns wrote a longer piece that likely also reflected
> Mitchell's thinking.
>
>
> Keynes was generally well informed of American research.  In addition
> Mitchell was in the UK in late 1931 through the Spring of 1932 and gave a
> series of talks at Oxford and Cambridge.  The titles of these can be found
> in the Mitchell papers finding guide, B-4 and B-5. (available online I
> think--Columbia University Archives).
>
>
> The Mitchell papers contain only a few letters between the two men, but
> two are from 1913 and the other three from 1941 and mostly involve
> possible meetings.
>
>
> Malcolm.
>
>
>
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> *Sent:* Monday, March 23, 2020 8:47 AM
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: Impact of Wesley Clair Mitchell on Keynes?
>
> Many thanks, Geoff!
>
> Stay safe!
>
> John
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> On Mon, Mar 23, 2020 at 8:26 AM Geoff Hodgson <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi John
>>
>>
>>
>> Keynes cites Mitchell in the Treatise on Money but not in the General
>> Theory. Keynes visited Mitchell in New York. See my How Economics Forgot
>> History (2001, pp. 217 ff.).
>>
>>
>>
>> Keep well
>>
>> Best wishes
>>
>> Geoff Hodgson
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> *From:* AFEEMAIL Discussion List <[log in to unmask]> *On Behalf
>> Of *John Harvey
>> *Sent:* 22 March 2020 19:10
>> *To:* [log in to unmask]
>> *Subject:* [AFEEMAIL] Impact of Wesley Clair Mitchell on Keynes?
>>
>>
>>
>> Sibling Self Social Distancers,
>>
>>
>>
>> If I may change the topic for a moment, I'm trying to get a little
>> writing done during the apocalypse and am currently revising a paper on
>> business cycle theories. I have searched and searched to find some mention
>> of Mitchell in Keynes' writing or vice versa so as to get a sense of
>> whether or not there was, at the very least, sympathy if not direct
>> influence.
>>
>>
>>
>> So far, not so good.
>>
>>
>>
>> Might someone be able to point me in the right direction?
>>
>>
>>
>> Many thanks in advance!
>>
>>
>>
>> John
>>
>> --
>>
>> John T. Harvey
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>>
>> Texas Christian University
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