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The American economy : a historical encyclopedia / edited by Cynthia Clark Northrup.

Book Book (c2003.)
Description: 2 v. ; 29 cm.
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2003.
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Phillips OWHL Garver Room REF 330.973 A35N v.1 (Text to Phone) Library Use Only -
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  • ISBN: 1576078663 (2 vols. : hardcover : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 635-663) and index.
Contents: v. 1. Short entries -- v. 2. Essays and primary source documents. Advertising -- Agricultural policy -- Antitrust legislation -- Banking: development and regulation -- Big business and government relationships -- Communications -- Currency -- Economic Theories -- Education -- Energy Policy -- Federal Reserve Bank -- Foreign policy -- Government domestic economic policies -- Immigration policy -- Insurance -- Intellectual property -- Judiciary -- Labor -- Land policies -- Law -- Monetary policy -- Money laundering -- Science and technology -- Slavery -- Stock market -- Taxation -- Trade policy -- Transportation policy -- Urbanization -- War -- Welfare state.
[Primary source documents] Ordinance of the Northwest Territory (1787) -- Report on the subject of manufactures (1791) -- Treaty between United States of America and the French Republic with conventions (Louisiana Purchase, 1803) -- Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1848) -- Gadsden Purchase Treaty (1853) -- Homestead Act (1862) -- Emancipation Proclamation (1863) -- Timber Culture Act (1873) -- Timber and Stone Culture Act (1878) -- Sherman Anti-Trust Act (1890) -- Panama Canal Treaty of 1903 -- Federal Reserve Act (1913) -- Federal Trade Commission (1915) -- Clayton Anti-Trust Act (1914) -- Franklin D. Roosevelt on Hawley-Smoot Tariff (1932) -- Herbert Hoover's response to Franklin D. Roosevelt on Hawley-Smoot Tariff (1932) -- Lyndon B. Johnson's Great Society Speech (1964) -- Panama Canal Treaty of 1977 -- Ronald Reagan's remarks and a question and answer session with reporters on air traffic controllers' strike (1981).
Authors: Northrup, Cynthia Clark, 1959- (Added Author).

Citation:

Northrup, Cynthia Clark. "The American economy : a historical encyclopedia." Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2003.

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