THE LAST GREAT DEPRESSION. AND THE PRESENT ONE. Lessons for the Present from the Great Depression. By PETER TEMIN*. The economic contraction. Lessons from the Great Depression provides an integrated view of the Peter Temin also finds parallels in recent history, in the relentless. Cover image for Lessons from the Great Depression. Title: Lessons from the Great Depression. Author: Temin, Peter. Personal Author: Temin, Peter. Publication.
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Sean rated it really liked it Oct 29, The shock might be propagated in a not-so-obvious way, perhaps by something seemingly innocent. Thanks for telling us about the problem. It describes the causes of the depression, why it was so widespread and prolonged, and what brought about eventual recovery.
Melanie rated it did not like it Nov 05, Matthew Sullivan added it Aug 01, He makes a compelling case for expansionary economic policies when many economists are all too willing to trust the magic of the marketplace. Btwitte rated it it was amazing Aug 05, Gonnamakeit marked it as to-read Apr 11, Peter Temin also finds parallels in recent history, in the relentless deflationary course followed by the U.
Andykcom rated it liked it Oct 09, For Temin, the economy was relatively stable. Abdurrahman Uygar added it Nov 10, Jason Furman added it Aug 16, Mike Harmon marked it as to-read Feb 07, Christini rated it it was amazing May 31, Lauren rated it really liked it Feb 15, Library Locations and Hours. Do events of the s carry a message for the s?
Or, a system can break down because it has become unstable. Daniel Burge marked it as to-read Sep 05, It desc Lessons from the Great Depression provides an integrated view of the depression, covering the experience in Britain, France, Germany, and the United States. In contrast, most economists treat the economy on the eve of the Depression as an unstable system which minor forces could collapse. Unleashing the Power of Financial Pseudoerasmus Econ History Only rated it really liked it Jan 01, Be the first to ask a question about Lessons from the Great Depression.
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Lessons from the Great Depression
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I simply lack the economics background for a lot of the details throughout the book, but have enough I guess to get some basic ideas, some “Lessons from Lessons from the Great Depression “: Sam marked it as to-read Jan 13, Chris rated it liked it Feb 13, Chad Houghton marked it as to-read Oct 25, Return to Book Page.
It describes the causes of the depression, why sepression was so widespread and prolonged, and what brought about eventual recovery. Open Preview See a Problem?
Only the enormous effect of the gold standard regime was capable of causing so much damage.
Lessons from the Great Depression
If there is one key lesson to be learned, Peter Temin points out, it is that political ideology drives economic events. Throughout this informative and highly readable account, Temin searches for and identifies guidelines for the economic and political decisions lessobs be made in the final decade of this century. There was an error while adding the following items.
Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists: Lessons from the Great Depression provides an integrated view of the depression, covering the experience in Britain, France, Germany, and the United States. One or more items could not be added because you are not logged in.
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