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Unformatted text preview: hyper-inflation ensues.-Cup of coffee costs 6,000 marks in 1920. Before the war a workers wage was slightly less than 2 marks. He orders another coffee an hour later and the price has gone up to 8,000 marks, in a single hour.-Merchants stop excepting paper money in Germany, it is worthless.-Big problem, one of the most important economies on the planet had collapsed in Germany....
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- Spring '08