European Economics after World War II Term Paper by cee-cee

European Economics after World War II
An analysis of the devastating effect of World War II on the European economy.
# 107040 | 3,238 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2008 | US

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This paper examines the economic impact that World War II had on Europe. It provides a brief history of the lead-up to the war and the cost of the war in terms of human casualty and then analyzes why World War II had such a devastating effect on the European economy. Finally, the paper discusses the rapid growth of the post-War golden age in Europe and the factors that contributed to it.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Eichengreen, Barry. The European Economy Since 1945: Coordinated Capitalism and Beyond. Princeton University Press, 2007
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. World War II: What Was the Fighting All About? IEEE Foundation: IEEE, Inc., 2007
  • Kershaw, Ian. Hitler: 1889-1936 Hubris. New York: WW Norton & Company, 1999
  • Kreis, Steven. The Age of Totalitarianism: Stalin and Hitler. Lecture 10. Lectures on Twentieth-Century Europe. The History Guide. Steven Kreis, 2000. Retrieved May 19, 2007 from
  • Spartacus. Joseph Stalin. Spartacus Educational, 2002. Retrieved May 18, 2007 from

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