In what real ways did the character of the Great Depression
deepen the American penchant to create new religions and reshape old ones?
In the Great Depression
, one of the big surprises was the devastating abruptness with which markets turned on the US.
Temin also makes the argument that it is tradition, not objective analysis, which has blamed bankers instead of politicians in previous research on the causes and prolongation of the Great Depression
The country did not actually fully recover from the Great Depression
until the mid-1950s, she said.
Huey Long, Father Coughlin & the Great Depression
Fed chair Ben Bernanke knows that the Fed helped cause the Great Depression
He has a pretty strong conviction that inflation is a lot less of a danger than deflation and the greatest sin during the Great Depression
was that the Fed didn't inflate soon enough.
In this social history of 1930s Australia, Potts ventures beyond the usual doom and gloom narrative of the Great Depression
Personal savings--funds left over after expenses, excluding stocks, home equity, and other holdings that are less accessible than cash--are at lows not seen since the Great Depression
," reported the November 1 Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
I Hid It Under The Sheets: Growing Up With Radio is Gerald Eskenazi's personal account and recollection of radio's broad impact on his generation and explains how and why it became such a major factor in shaping American and Americans during the years of the Great Depression
, World War II, and the first decade of what was called the Cold War when the United States and the Soviet Union had the power to exterminate the human race in a nuclear holocaust.
Defending robber barons is just one of DiLorenzo's attacks on conventional wisdom, such as the belief that Franklin Delano Roosevelt's New Deal economic program brought the United States out of the Great Depression
during the 1930s.
During the Great Depression
many Poles moved from factory towns to agriculture.