Tertiary Catalogue

Series: The Great Depression


Part 1: Post-War Boom and Bust

Part 1: Post-War Boom and Bust

The Great Depression had its roots in the First World War. The efforts of various countries, including the USA, Canada, Australia and several in Europe, to make the transition from war economies to more normal market conditions are examined....Show More
Part 2: Reaction and Recovery

Part 2: Reaction and Recovery

This second programme concludes the Great Depression story. It begins with the "Gold Standard" and its influence on world trade, and explains the circular flow of a healthy economy. FDR's "New Deal" in the USA is covered extensively, as is the...Show More