John Galbraith

John Galbraith

Canadian-American economist.
The traveler to the United States will do wellto prepare himself for the class-consciousness of the natives. This differs from the already familiar English version in being more extreme and based more firmly on the conviction that the class to which the speaker belongs is inherently superior to all others.More John Galbraith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists.More John Galbraith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There's no question that in my lifetime, the contrast between what I called private affluence and public squalor has become very much greater.More John Galbraith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a community where public services have failed to keep abreast of private consumption things are very different. Here, in an atmosphere of private opulence and public squalor, the private goods have full sway.More John Galbraith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue.More John Galbraith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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