The Great Depression
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the 1930s. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; however, in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until t...
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Milton Friedman - The Great Depression Myth
Milton Friedman explodes the myth that the Great Depression was produced by a failure of private enterprise. http://www.LibertyPen.com Source: Milton Friedman Speaks Buy it: http://www.freetochoose....
Did FDR End The Great Depression?
When the Democratic Party tinkers with the economy they make it worse.
Timeline of the Great Depression
The Great Depression era can be divided into two parts. The initial decline lasted from mid-1929 to mid-1931. Around mid-1931, there was a change in people’s expectations about the future of the econo...
Causes of the Great Depression
The causes of the Great Depression in the early 20th Century are a matter of active debate among economists, and are part of the larger debate about economic crisis, although the common belief is tha...
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Great Depression in Australia
Australia suffered badly during the period of the Great Depression of the 1930s. The Depression began with the Wall Street Crash of October, 1929 and rapidly spread worldwide. As in other nations, Au...
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Great Depression in Canada
Canada was hit hard by the Great Depression. The worldwide Great Depression that started in the United States in late 1929 quickly reached Canada. Between 1929 and 1939, the gross national product dr...
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Economic history of Chile
The economy of Chile has shifted substantially over time from the heterogeneous economies of the diverse indigenous peoples to an early husbandry-oriented economy and finally to one of raw material ex...
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Great Depression in France
The Great Depression affected France from about 1931 through the remainder of the decade. The crisis affected France a bit later than other countries, hitting around 1931. While the 1920s grew at the...
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Great Depression in Central Europe
The Great Depression severely affected central Europe. The unemployment rate in Germany, Austria and Poland rose to 20% while output fell by 40%.Template:Citation neded By November 1932, every Europea...
Great Depression in Latin America
The Great Depression which followed the US stock market crash of 1929 badly affected the countries of Latin America. Before the global Great Depression of the 1930s, links between the United States e...
Great Depression in the Netherlands
The Great Depression in the Netherlands was between 1933 and 1936, significantly later than in most other countries. It was a period of severe economic crisis in the 1930s which affected countries aro...
Economy of Portugal
The Economy of Portugal is of a mixed nature and functions in support of a high income country. The Global Competitiveness Report for 2014-2015, published by the World Economic Forum, placed Portugal ...
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Great Depression in South Africa
The Great Depression had a pronounced economic and political effect on South Africa, as it did on most nations at the time. As world trade slumped, demand for South African agricultural and mineral e...
Economy of Spain
Spain has the thirteenth-largest economy by nominal GDP in the world, and sixteenth-largest by purchasing power parity. The Spanish economy is the fifth-largest in the European Union, and the fourth-l...
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Economy of Sweden
The economy of Sweden is a developed export-oriented economy aided by timber, hydropower, and iron ore. These constitute the resource base of an economy oriented toward foreign trade. The main industr...
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Great Depression in the United Kingdom
The Great Depression in the United Kingdom, also known as the Great Slump, was a period of national economic downturn in the 1930s, which had its origins in the global Great Depression. It was Britain...
North-South divide (England)
In England, the term North–South divide refers to the cultural and economic differences between Southern England (the South-East, Greater London, the South-West and parts of the East) and Northern Eng...
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Great Depression in the United States
The Great Depression began in August 1929, when the United States economy first went into an economic recession. Although the country spent two months with declining GDP, it was not until the Wa...
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New Deal
The New Deal was a series of domestic programs enacted in the United States between 1933 and 1938, and a few that came later. They included both laws passed by Congress as well as presidential executi...
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Depression (economics)
In economics, a depression is a sustained, long-term downturn in economic activity in one or more economies. It is a more severe downturn than an economic recession, which is a slowdown in economic ac...
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Comparisons between the late-2000s recession and the Great Depression
Comparisons between the Great Recession and the Great Depression explores the experiences in the United States and the United Kingdom.On April 17, 2009, head of the IMF Dominique Strauss-Kahn said tha...
Comparisons between the late-2000s recession and the Great Depression - Wikipedia
Tourism in Spain
Tourism in Spain is a major contributor to the national economic life contributing with 6.4% of Spain's GDP. Ever since the 1960s and 1970s, the country has been a popular destination for winter holid...
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Debt deflation
Debt deflation is a theory of economic cycles, which holds that recessions and depressions are due to the overall level of debt shrinking (deflating): the credit cycle is the cause of the economic cyc...
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2008-2011 Spanish financial crisis
The Great Recession in Spain began in 2008 during the world financial crisis of 2007–08. In 2012 it made Spain a late participant in the European sovereign debt crisis when the country was unable to b...
2008-2011 Spanish financial crisis - Wikipedia
Vuskovic plan
The Vuskovic Plan was the basis for the economic policy of the Popular Unity (UP) government of Chilean President Salvador Allende. It was drafted by and named after his first Economics Minister Pedro...
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Fascism and ideology
Fascism and ideology is the subject of numerous debates.
Early influences that shaped the ideology of fascism have been dated back to ancient Greece. The political culture of ancient Greece under ...
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Hooverville
A "Hooverville" was a shanty town built by homeless people during the Great Depression. They were named after Herbert Hoover, who was President of the United States during the onset of the Depression...
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Judiciary Reorganization Bill of 1937
The Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937 (frequently called the "court-packing plan") was a legislative initiative proposed by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt to add more justices to the U.S. ...
Judiciary Reorganization Bill of 1937 - Wikipedia
Economic history of Portugal
The economic history of Portugal covers the development of the economy throughout the course of Portuguese history. It has its roots prior to nationality, when Roman occupation developed a thriving ec...
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