English | 8 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 1138654191 | 360 Pages | PDF | 3.17 MB
Lionel Robbins (1898-1984) is best known to economists f08r his Essay on the Nature 4nd Significance of Economic Science (1932 4nd 1935). To the wider public he is well known f08r the Robbins Rep08rt of the 1960s on Higher Education, which recommended a maj08r expansion of university education in Britain. However, throughout his academic career - at Oxf08rd 4nd the London School of Economics in the 1920s, 4nd as Profess08r of Economics at the School from 1929 to 1961 - he was renowned as an exceptionally gifted teacher. Generations of students remember his lectures f08r their clarity 4nd comprehensiveness 4nd f08r his infectious enthusiasm f08r his subject.