Running head: AMERICAN ECONOMIC GROWTH: 1790-18601American Economic Growth: 1790-1860HST 201 – U.S. History I (GT-HI1)Colorado State University – Global CampusDr. Kelly McMichaelJuly 16, 2018
AMERICAN ECONOMIC GROWTH: 1790-18602American Economic Growth: 1790-1860The time from 1790 to 1860 America witnessed the quickest growth in the economy that America has ever observed. There were numerous influences happening that caused the economic growth. America was finally free from Britain’s taxation without reputation which meant America could plan their individual economic development. This, consolidated with the developments in the areas of communications, transportation. Which helped start the industrial revolution and caused Americas yearning to go west and expand the economic growth. The basicpattern began in the 1790s, after the Constitution "established a strong central government with powers to forge a national economy.” (Misa, T. 2004).