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American Society in the 1920s Stockbrokers
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- What is Wall Street? - Why do people buy stocks and  shares? - What happened to the price of  stocks and shares in the 1920s/  examples of companies that  were effected - Henry 
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- Wall Street is a street of tall office buildings. The most famous of the buildings is the New York Stock Exchange . This is where all the stocks and shares of every kind can be bought and sold . Wall Street
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The main reason people buy stocks and shares are because they think that what they invest would multiply and they would gain a lot of income. =
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- Stocks rose 65% in the years between 1920 and 1929. - Wages increased only 25%. - Before 1920 people borrowed money only to start a business/ buy a house. - They would then make more money and then would return it. - In the 1920s, for the first time in history, Americans borrowed to live more pleasantly. -
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EL ED 365 taught by Professor Brothermercier during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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