A 1930 photograph of Sombart, by Nicola Perscheid
|Born||19 January 1863
|Died||18 May 1941
|Fields||economics, sociology, history|
Life and work[change | edit source]
Sombart was born in Ermsleben, Harz. He was the son of Anton Ludwig Sombart, a rich liberal politician, industrialist. Werner studied at the universities in Pisa, Berlin, and Rome, learning both law and economics. In 1888, he received his Ph.D. from Berlin.
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