TITLE

Hell-Bent for Depression

PUB. DATE
September 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;9/11/44, Vol. 111 Issue 11, p308
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the unemployment problem in the U.S. due to cuts in war production. Provision to retrain war workers has been dropped; Passage of an unemployment-insurance bill by the House; Rejection of the theory supporting mass purchasing power; Argument of business group Committee for Economic Development, which gets tax advice from labor adviser Beardsley Ruml, for centralized support of mass purchasing power; Criticism of New Deal program by the U.S. farm population.
ACCESSION #
14659743

 

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