Joan Robinson

Joan Violet Robinson FBA (née Maurice; 31 October 1903 – 5 August 1983) was a British economist well known for her wide-ranging contributions to economic theory. She was a central figure in what became known as post-Keynesian economics.

Joan Robinson
Robinson in 1973
Born
Joan Violet Maurice

(1903-10-31)31 October 1903
Surrey, England
Died5 August 1983(1983-08-05) (aged 79)
Cambridge, England
NationalityBritish
FieldMonetary economics
School or
tradition
Post-Keynesian economics
InfluencesAdam Smith, Karl Marx, John Maynard Keynes, Piero Sraffa, Michał Kalecki
ContributionsJoan Robinson's growth model
Amoroso–Robinson relation