John Kenneth Galbraith

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—John Kenneth Galbraith’s new book is Letters to Kennedy .

Articles by this Contributor

August 1958

As the twenties roared on, a market crash became inevitable. Why? And who should have stopped it?

April 1973

Veblen’s ideas on the effect of wealth on behavior were penetrating, original and, to the dismay of his contemporaries, highly uninhibited.

April/may 1981

An insider’s account of a startling— and still controversial—investigation of the Allied bombing of Germany

February/March 1983

Fifty years ago this March, Roosevelt took the oath of office and inaugurated this century’s most profound national changes. One who was there recalls the President’s unique blend of ebullience and toughness.

May/June 1998