Italian political economist; born at Mantua March 2, 1857; educated at the lyceum of his native city and the universities of Bologna, Pavia, Rome, Berlin, and London. He became professor of political economy in the University of Sienna in 1881; and he has held a similar appointment in the University of Padua since 1891.
Loria is the author of: "La Rendita Fondiaria e le Sue Elisione Naturale," Milan, 1880; "Le Basi Economiche della Costituzione Sociale," Turin, 1886 (translated into French 1893, German 1895, and English 1899); "Analisi della Proprietà Capitalista," 2 vols., ib. 1889 (received the royal prize); "L'Opera Postuma di Carlo Marx," Rome, 1895; "Problemi Sociali Contemporanei," Milan, 1896 (translated into French 1897); "La Costituzione Economica Odierna," Turin, 1899.
- Conrad, Handwörterb. der Staatswissenschaften.