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The Great Depression
An overview of what caused the Great Depression.
# 125206 | 250 words | 10 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (U.S. The 1930's - Great Depression)

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This paper discusses the causes of the Great Depression, including the stock market crash of 1929 and other factors, and speculates on what would have stopped the failing economy.

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"The stock market crash of was one of the primary causes of the Great Depression and it was caused by people borrowing against their stock market investments to gain greater leverage. While this leverage allowed an investor to make money if the stock went up, if the stock went down, he or she could lose all of his or her money, in addition to owing money to his or her stockbroker."

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