TITLE

Demobilization Blues

PUB. DATE
February 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;2/9/42, Vol. 106 Issue 6, p189
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the probable economic condition after the Second World War in the U.S. with reference to the pamphlet "After the War--Full Employment," by Harvard professor Alvin H. Hansen. Publication of the pamphlet by the National Resources Planning Board; Apprehension among people about the employment opportunities; Strategies to be followed to raise taxes to finance probable public debt and governmental expenditure.
ACCESSION #
14694202

 

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