[PDF / EPUB] Great Myths of the Great Depression Students today are often given a skewed account of the Great Depression of 1921 1941 that condemns free market capitalism as the cause of and promotes government intervention as the solution to the ec Students today are of the PDF/EPUB Â often given a skewed account of the Great Depression of that condemns free market capitalism as the cause of Great Myths PDF or and promotes government intervention as the solution to the economic hardships of the era In this essay based on a popular lecture Foundation for Economic Myths of the MOBI ☆ Education President Lawrence W Reed debunks this conventional view and traces the central role that poor government policy played in fostering this legendary catastrophe Lawrence W Larry Reed became president of the Foundation for Economic Education FEE in Prior to becoming FEE's president he served for twenty years as president of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Midland Michigan He also taught economics full time from to at Northwood University in Michigan and chaired its Department of Economics from to A champion for liberty Reed has authored over newspaper columns and articles dozens of articles in magazines and journals in the United States and abroad The Foundation for Economic Education FEE is the premier source for understanding the humane values of a free society and the economic legal and ethical principles that make it possible At FEE you’ll be connected with people worldwide who share those values and are inspired by the dynamic ideas of free association free markets and a diverse civil society Explore freedom’s limitless possibilities through seminars classroom resources social media and daily content at FEEorg Learn how your creativity and initiative can result in a prosperous and flourishing life for yourself and the global community Whether you are just beginning to explore entrepreneurship economics or creating value for others or are mentoring others on their journeys FEE has everything you need FEE is supported by voluntary tax deductible contributions from individuals foundations and businesses who believe that it is vital to cultivate a deep appreciation in every generation for individual liberty personal character and a free economy Supporters receive a subscription to FEE's flagship magazine the Freeman also available at FEEorg.
- 20 pages
- Great Myths of the Great Depression
- Lawrence W. Reed
- 05 June 2015 Lawrence W. Reed