The Case for Micawberism

Dale, Jr., Edwin L.
November 1960
New Republic;11/28/60, Vol. 143 Issue 23, p12
Focuses on the current economic conditions in the U.S. Information on the U.S. balance of payments deficit; Reduction in military expenditures by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower's administration; Impact of short-term banking funds and stock market funds on the U.S. economy during the past years; Comparison of standards of living and employment in Europe and the U.S.


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