By Thorstein Veblen
Thorstein Bunde Veblen (born Torsten Bunde Veblen; July 30, 1857 – August three, 1929) used to be an American economist and sociologist. He was once recognized as a witty critic of capitalism. Veblen is known for the assumption of "conspicuous consumption." Conspicuous intake, in addition to "conspicuous leisure," is played to illustrate wealth or mark social prestige. Veblen explains the concept that in his best-known booklet, the speculation of the rest category (1899). in the historical past of financial notion, Veblen is taken into account the chief of the institutional economics flow. Veblen's contrast among "institutions" and "technology" continues to be known as the Veblenian dichotomy via modern economists. As a number one highbrow of the innovative period, Veblen attacked creation for revenue. His emphasis on conspicuous intake vastly stimulated the socialist thinkers who sought a non-Marxist critique of capitalism.
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