Liberalism and the French Defeat

Fagen, Melvin M.
September 1940
New Republic;9/2/40, Vol. 103 Issue 10, p296
The article discusses the military and economic relation between France and the U.S. to fight against Germany. It was mentioned that France and U.S. have concentrated to industry on defense against imperial Germany. The author cited the living costs in sharp increase contrasted with wages depressed by unemployment, the disparity between agricultural and industrial prices disorganized production and distribution.


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