The Fear of Unemployment

October 1943
New Republic;10/25/43, Vol. 109 Issue 17, p560
Focuses on the problem of unemployment in the U.S. during war production. Reasons for maladjustments in the economy; Failure of the price control program; Dissatisfaction among the lower-middle class and the sections of the working class that have not been absorbed in war production; Opinion of the public on unemployment.


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