Keynes, family allowances and Keynesian economic policy

This paper provides a short history of family allowances and documents that Keynes supported family allowances as early as the 1920s and continuing through the 1930s and early 1940s. Keynes saw this policy as a way to help households raise their children and also as a way to increase consumption wit...

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Volume: 616
Main Author: Pressman, Steven
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2014
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 616
Data of publication: 2014
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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