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Long-term supply-side implications of the Great Depression

Hannah, Leslie ORCID: 0000-0003-0839-7412 and Temin, Peter (2010) Long-term supply-side implications of the Great Depression. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 26 (3). pp. 561-580. ISSN 1460-2121

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Identification Number: 10.1093/oxrep/grq019


We compare the experiences of the US and UK during and after the Great Depression, with particular attention to overall productivity growth, industrial organization, the growth of human capital, and protectionism. We discover many implications of the Great Depression experience and policies for post-war economic activities. We conclude that one should never waste a good crisis in the implementation of one's own economic policies, labour-market policies should encourage the formation of human capital, and it is dangerous to assume that other countries will not change in an economic crisis.

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Additional Information: © 2010 the authors
Divisions: Economic History
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Date Deposited: 02 Dec 2010 10:44
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 01:04

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