ND vs GS

ND vs GS - New Deal vs. Great Society New Deal o Goals...

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New Deal vs. Great Society New Deal o Goals Roosevelt said the people needed a job and security Capitalist solutions to the economic crisis Promoted consumption and promoted a slow down of the production of goods because farms and companies were producing too much and had to lay off workers and loose money on crops Organization-big government programs to counterbalance big business Imbalance of wealth-what about the poor o Banking reform Emergency Banking Act and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Banks could be safely reopened to release funds from the reconstruction finance corporation to increase their assets Government would reimburse them for deposits if banks failed Federal funds if they subjected to federal regulation and oversee o Job Relief Programs Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) o Created jobs for the unemployed o Worked with the civilian conservation corps (CCC) Gave men dignity rather than surviving on welfare Works Progress Administration (WPA) o Government funded jobs on public works to give employment o This led to the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course HIST 072 taught by Professor Jenniferl.bertolet during the Fall '08 term at GWU.

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