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Mass Production, the Stock Market Crash, and the Great Depression: The Macroeconomics of Electrification (Contributions to the Study of Popular Culture,)

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ISBN-13: 978-0313299209
ISBN-10: 031329920X
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About the Author

BERNARD C. BEAUDREAU is an Associate Professor of Economics at Universite Laval in Quebec. Dr. Beaudreau is interested in the economics of technological change, energy economics, ecological economics and related subjects.

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Product Details

  • Series: Contributions to the Study of Popular Culture, (Book 175)
  • Hardcover: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Greenwood (October 30, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 031329920X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0313299209
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #12,063,657 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By Eric Kramer on May 30, 2014
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This is a book on the cause of the great depression in the 1930's. I found it to be clear and interesting, and readable even for someone who's never had a course on economics.

The basic premise is fascinating: the great depression was not caused by stock market speculators. Rather, the author argues that rapid adoption of electric power in factories between 1900 and 1930 created a drop in the demand for workers, kept wages low, and created unemployment.
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A Kid's Review on April 29, 2003
Format: Hardcover
This book was excellent. The wording of the book was great. It was very understandable. This book had so many facts. It also had a lot of details. It talks about the great depression. I give this book 5 STARS, because the Physical form was great, and the wording was absolutely easy!
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