Bread and Boredom

Johnson, Gerald W.
February 1962
New Republic;2/5/62, Vol. 146 Issue 6, p11
Contends that political leaders in the U.S. should provide sound economic policy in order to deal with the uncertainties facing the country's future. Level of unemployment in the country; Views of several economists on the likely impact of sudden end of the Cold War on the U.S. economy; Number of people employed by the U.S. Armed Forces; Chances of the country become a communist state.


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