Garrett, Garet
January 1940
Saturday Evening Post;1/13/1940, Vol. 212 Issue 29, p12
Discusses the reaction of the U.S. business sector towards war. Remarks from the National Association of Manufacturers regarding the use of war to extort unjustifiable profits or to pursue partisan political objectives; Impact of war on business, particularly in the steel and chemical industries; Views of businesspeople on war; Economic objects of conquest.


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