TITLE

T.R.B. from Washington

PUB. DATE
December 1960
SOURCE
New Republic;12/19/60, Vol. 143 Issue 26, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on economic conditions of the U.S. Statement of the Joint Congressional Economic Committee that the U.S. is facing "mild recession"; Factors responsible for the economic recessions faced by the U.S.; Impact of the recession on the rate of unemployment in the U.S; Influence of the U.S. recession on revolutions in Latin America;Increase in prices of commodities; Reasons for not using gold as a basis for international exchange; Need of a financial system for the world; Role played by the International Monetary Fund to fight the economic crisis; Information on antitrust charges, laid down on several electrical manufacturers by the government; Conspiration of executives in faking competitive bids; Need for the establishment of a global federal reserve system.
ACCESSION #
14598261

 

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