PP07Depression

PP07Depression - The Great Depression What were the causes...

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The Great Depression What were the causes and consequences of the Great Depression? Discuss the ways in which it affected the lives of American citizens.
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Coming of the Great Depression The Bull Market – “Bubble” The Great Crash Black Tuesday – October 29, 1929
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Causes of the Great Depression Lack of Diversification Credit Structure International Trade and Debt Structure Poor State of Economic Intelligence
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Progress of the Great Depression Stock Market Crash Crash of Banking System Contraction of Money Supply Economic collapse GNP 1929 - $104 billion; 1932 $76.4 billion 1932 – 25 % unemployment
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Hard Times – Searching for Work Realities Unemployment Inability to sell goods and services Industrial Cities Paralyzed Rural Areas in Crisis Dust Bowl Migrants “Hoboes” “Okies”
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Race, Class and the Depression Middle Class Working Class Minorities
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This note was uploaded on 06/01/2009 for the course HIST 1320 taught by Professor Murphy during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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