The Global Depression
Your initial post is due by Wednesday, follow-up response posts are due by Sunday.
Carefully read Chapter 26 concerning the Great Depression. Also read the document The Global Depression that follows this instruction.
Consider the 3 questions found below for your initial posting in a discussion format (do not repeat the questions) by Wednesday of this Week.
- How did the 1919 Treaty of Versailles and the Hawley-Smoot Tariff contribute to the global depression of the 1930s?
- How did the governments of European nations respond to the Depression?
- What effect did the global depression have on economic theory?
- Why was Keynes’s economic theory so revolutionary?
IT MUST BE IN YOUR OWN WORDS, with a word count of 150 to 250 words. I send written work through originality check software. Adhere to proper spelling and grammar rules.
Make sure to express your thoughts in a thoughtful, meaningful way. Use Word spell check before submitting your work. Excess misspelling/grammar errors or generally sloppy work will result in point deduction.
Respond to 2 fellow student posts. These postings should also be meaningful in at least 75 to 100 words. Answers such as, “I agree”, “Sounds good”, etc. are unacceptable and will result in a deduction of total possible points for this exercise.