The Economics of the Great Depression
This book contributes to our understanding of the Great Depression's immediate and long-term impacts on the American economy. Editor Mark Wheeler has gathered six scholars from a range of subdisciplines within economics who, together, offer a diverse look at the Depressions's effects on the nation's GDP, workers and labor markets, and monetary policy.
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Developed from lectures given at Western Michigan University as part of the 1996-1997 lecture series
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LABOR MARKET ISSUES; Job security and unemployment dynamics
Wheeler, Mark, ed. 1998. The Economics of the Great Depression. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780585322049