Geoffrey Colin Harcourt (1931-2021): A Cambridge Economist From Down Under


Mauro Boianovsky


Publication Number: 2022-05

Publication Date: Monday, May 2, 2022

The paper offers a view of Geoff Harcourt’s – b. 1931 in Melbourne; d.
2021 in Sydney – life trajectory as an Australian economist educated and active in the
Cambridge UK tradition. His main contributions – to the Cambridge capital debates,
history of economic thought and post-Keynesian economics – are discussed against
aspects of his biographical background.