Eric Johnston

Soule, George
December 1943
New Republic;12/13/43, Vol. 109 Issue 24, p841
Presents information about Eric Johnston, president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Highlights of his academic and professional achievements; Views on capitalism, monopoly and support for trade unions; Purpose of building up industries and purchasing power of Latin America, China and other regions; Importance of the economic independence; Impact of lowering tariffs on sales; Vision of providing underprivileged people a decent standard of living; Provision of employment with reasonable wages by private as well as public sector.


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