Veblen, Thorstein Bunde. - Economista e sociologo statunitense (Walders,
VitaDirettore del Journal of political economy (1896-1905), fu prof. nell'univ. del
OpereOpere principali: The theory of the leisure class (1899; trad. it. 1949); The theory of business enterprise (1904); The instinct of workmanship and the state of the industrial arts (1914); Imperial Germany and the industrial revolution (1915); An inquiry into the nature of peace/">peace and the terms of its perpetuation (1917); The higher learning in America (1918); The engineers and the price system (1919); The place of science/">science in modern civilization (1919); The vested interests and the state of the industrial arts (1919); Absentee ownership and business enterprise (1923); Essays in our changing order (post., 1934, a cura di L. Adzrooni).