THE LAST GREAT DEPRESSION. AND THE PRESENT ONE. Lessons for the Present from the Great Depression. By PETER TEMIN*. The economic contraction. Lessons from the Great Depression provides an integrated view of the Peter Temin also finds parallels in recent history, in the relentless. Cover image for Lessons from the Great Depression. Title: Lessons from the Great Depression. Author: Temin, Peter. Personal Author: Temin, Peter. Publication.

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He considers the proper role of economic and political models and ideologies in the fashioning of economic policy, the advantages and disadvantages of international economic cooperation and long term versus short term focus in the making of economic policy Peter Temin is Professor of Economics at MIT.

Lessons from the Great Depression

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If there is one key lesson to be learned, Peter Temin points out, it is that political ideology drives economic events. Paperbackpages.

Published October 8th by Mit Press first published December 1st Federal Reserve Board and the British government in the early s, and in the dogged adherence by the Reagan administration to policies generated by a discredited economic theory–supply-side economics. Michael Leiseca marked it as to-read Jun 19, For Temin, the economy was relatively stable. Account Options Sign in. Do events of the s carry a message for the s? Trivia About Lessons from the Renan Virginio marked it as to-read Aug 18, Daniel Burge marked it as to-read Sep 05, He makes a compelling case for expansionary economic policies when many economists are all too willing to trust the magic of the marketplace.

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In making his case, Temin attempts to explain away the multitude of alternative explanations for the Depression as well as the numerous studies that support each explanation. Throughout this informative and highly readable account, Temin searches for and identifies guidelines for the economic and political decisions to be made in the final decade of this century. In contrast, most economists treat the economy on the eve of the Depression as an unstable system which minor forces could collapse.


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Lessons from the Great Depression

Depressions — — United States. Peter Temin also finds parallels in recent history, in the relentless deflationary course followed by the U. Pete rated it really liked it Feb 26, Depressions — — Great Britain.

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The Lionel Robbins lectures for Connor rated it really liked cepression Nov 30, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Beginning in the s and early s he published on American economic history in the 19th century, including The Jacksonian Economy Peter Temin born 17 December is an economist and economic historian, currently Gray Professor Emeritus of Economics, MIT[3] and former head of the Trom Department.