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Economics, prices and the war

William Archibald Mackintosh

Economics, prices and the war

by William Archibald Mackintosh

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Published by The Jackson Press in Kingston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Economic aspects -- Canada.,
    • Prices.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby W. A. Mackintosh.
      SeriesBulletin of the Departments of History and of Political and Economic Science in Queen"s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada., no. 3l, April, 1919
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsAS42 .Q6 no. 31
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 p.
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6618207M
      LC Control Number19012990
      OCLC/WorldCa11171147

        Hence a war economics against the pandemic is needed to rebuild the old Welfare State with new formulas. The war economics, as it was studied after the Second World War, is made of many things: the economic “war cycles”, which absorb the Schumpeterian creative destruction; the calculation of the national income; the estimate of real capital.   The Great War (as World War I was known until ) 1 formed the 20th century. To mark the centennial of the end of the war in November , it is fitting to review recent work on the economics of the Great War and reassess the state of knowledge.

      Keynesian economics served as the standard economic model in the developed nations during the later part of the Great Depression, World War II, and the post-war economic expansion (–), though it lost some influence following the .   Alex says, "One of the best books I read about economics, is a book which on the surface has nothing to do with economics. It's the true .

      The economics of war can be defined as the study of the allocation of resources, including manpower, natural resources, instruments and agents of production employed for the prosecution of war. Therefore, people's occupations will change to satisfy the requirements of war, while raw materials, power, buildings and machines will have revised. Yet, few of us recognize that America’s Economic War is taking place at all. Indeed, fewer still understand the causes of the war, or its impact and potential dangers. This book explains America’s Economic War in enough detail to gain a true understanding of the extent, scope and impact of this war. It focuses on the real dangers you face.


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