Definition of political economist in English:

political economist

Translate political economist into Spanish

noun

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See political economy

‘The great American political economist Thorstein Veblen, one of the most important social thinkers of the last century, made a distinction between what he called the ‘substantial people’ and ‘the underlying population’.’
  • ‘Marx develops the position of the classical political economists in two directions.’
  • ‘George, in contrast, always viewed himself as a classical political economist, in the vein of Adam Smith.’
  • ‘A simple listing of prominent American political economists who adamantly opposed the single tax idea is indicative of the position of the profession.’
  • ‘At the turn of the century, American political economists were heterodox in their approaches to economic theory.’