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Daoud 1Omar DaoudMay 30, 2019Great Depression EssayCauses and Effects of the Great DepressionIn the 1920s everything was booming with strength and stability, in which many peoplebecame prosperous. However, just like any other nothing lasts for a long period of time, peoplewere urged to spend their money wisely. Many people believe the stock market crash was themain cause of the Great Depression. Yet, it was many factors including bank failures, stockmarket crash and overproduction of crops.Not only that but it resulted in bank, business andfactories failing, unemployment, and homelessness.The stock market crash of October 1929, brought all prosperity to an end, creating aneconomic crisis. In which many people were buying on margin, many would buy stocks withborrowed money—money they didn’t have. At first it was a great thing especially for buyerswhen the stock market was good. However, when the stocks plummeted it created a financial