People

Thomas Sowell

Thomas Sowell

Formal First Name
Thomas
Dates
1930 - present

Thomas Sowell is a renowned economist, syndicated columnist, and social theorist. He was assigned to the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War. A credible writer whose subjects of writing range from social policy on race, ethnic groups, and decision-making, to classical and Marxian economics. Including in his writings are about racial topics. Sowell is a National Humanities Medal recipient for innovative scholarship which incorporated history, economics and political science.