Economics in the 21st Century: Economic Depression: What It Is and How It Works, 1st Edition

  • Lisa A. Crayton
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766071960
  • ISBN-13: 9780766071964
  • DDC: 338.5
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Economic depression is a term frequently heard in the news and an event read about in history class. But what exactly is it? Supporting financial literacy in school and in life, this text breaks down the complicated concept of economic depression into language readers can understand. They will learn how a depression starts, what causes it, how an economy can recover from it, if one is likely in the future, and how an economic depression can affect them directly.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Frontispiece.
1: State of Flux.
2: Start of Depressions.
3: Depressions and Their Growth.
4: Depressions and Their Effects.
5: Recovering from a Depression.
6: Is Another Depression Likely?.
7: A Relative Calm.
Timeline of the History of US Depressions.
Bibliographic Sources.
Glossary.
Further Reading.
Index.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Frontispiece.
1: State of Flux.
2: Start of Depressions.
3: Depressions and Their Growth.
4: Depressions and Their Effects.
5: Recovering from a Depression.
6: Is Another Depression Likely?.
7: A Relative Calm.
Timeline of the History of US Depressions.
Bibliographic Sources.
Glossary.
Further Reading.
Index.