R. Skidelsky and C. W. Wigstrom, Eds., The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics
The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics, published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2010, is a product of a symposium held with the purpose of identifying the causes of the current financial crisis as well as prescribing remedies. Robert Skidelsky, organiser of the symposium, is a British economic historian, former politician, and author of the acclaimed three-volume biography of J. M. Keynes. He is Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at the University of Warwick, UK. Christian Westerlind Wigstrom is a graduate student of philosophy at Merton College, Oxford.