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The article presents a broad analysis of the events and causes of the great depression of the 1930s within a comparative international financial approach a review of previous macroeconomic research on the us and other national monetary events of the 1930s is given, highlighting the determination. Recently, research on the causes of the great depression has shifted from a heavy emphasis on events in the united states to a broader, more comparative approach that examines the interwar experiences of many countries simultaneously in this lecture i survey the current state of our knowledge about. Essays on the great depression [ben s bernanke] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers few periods in history compare to the great depression stock market crashes, bread lines, bank runs.
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