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Causes of the Great Depression
Margin buying, lack of middle class, income gap.
(Stock market crash was the barometer, Smoot-Hawly made it worse.)
Herbert Hoover
31st president durring great depression. Humanitarina in WWII. Didnt handle the depression well because he didnt believe in direct reliefe.
Bonus Army
WWII veterens who marched at D.C demanding an early pension. 1932.
Black Tuesday
Stock market crash. Margin buyings fault. 29 Oct 1929
FDR (D)
32nd president. Handled depression well. New Deal, creating alphebet agencies. 4 terms.
Keynesian approach
Give reliefe directly to the people
Dust Bowl
Many dust storms because of bad farming and droughts. Caused the farmers to move to California.
FDIC
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Kept banks from failing by guarenteeing the bank $30000
SEC
Securities and exchange commision. Regulated to stock market.
CCC
cicil conservation corps. Young men working on projects.
TVA
Tennassee Valley Authority. Generate power for Tennassee areas. Controll floods.
SSA
Social Security Act. Created retirement, disibility, survivor, widow, orphan, benefits.
WPA
Works Progress Administration. Created jobs for the unemployed, like Hoover Dam. Artistic works aswell.
FLSA
Fair Labor Standards Act. Set minimum wage, minor age, limit on hours a week.