skip to content
The great contraction, 1929-1933 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The great contraction, 1929-1933

Author: Milton Friedman; Anna Jacobson Schwartz; National Bureau of Economic Research
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2008
Series: Princeton classic editions
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Friedman and Schwartz's A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960, published in 1963, stands as one of the most influential economics books of the twentieth century. A landmark achievement, the book marshalled massive historical data and sharp analytics to support the claim that monetary policy - steady control of the money supply - matters profoundly in the management of the nation's economy, especially in  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milton Friedman; Anna Jacobson Schwartz; National Bureau of Economic Research
ISBN: 0691137943 9780691137940
OCLC Number: 474632917
Notes: New Preface by Anna Jacobson Schwartz ix Introduction: The Great Contraction, Seen from the Perspective of 2007 by Peter L. Bernstein xiii The Great Contraction, 1929-1933 by Milton Friedman and Anna Jacobson Schwartz 1 Remarks by Ben S. Bernanke 227 Author Index 251 Subject Index 253
Description: 265 s.
Contents: New Preface by Anna Jacobson Schwartz ix Introduction: The Great Contraction, Seen from the Perspective of 2007 by Peter L. Bernstein xiii The Great Contraction, 1929-1933 by Milton Friedman and Anna Jacobson Schwartz 1 Remarks by Ben S. Bernanke 227 Author Index 251 Subject Index 253
Series Title: Princeton classic editions

Abstract:

Addresses the central economic event of the century, the Great Depression. This book argues that the Federal Reserve could have stemmed the severity of the Depression, but failed to exercise its role  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/474632917>
library:oclcnum"474632917"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/474632917>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/124149403>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The great contraction, 1929-1933"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.