Latest Great Depression Stories

2013-10-01 15:36:18

In response to past economic crises such as the Great Depression, Americans demanded government policy solutions to widespread unemployment and rising income insecurity.

2013-09-18 13:02:42

In a paper published today on bmj.com, researchers are suggesting that the 2008 global economic crisis could be to blame for the increase in suicide rates in European and American countries, particularly among males and in countries with higher levels of job losses.

Depression Plagues European Workers
2012-10-01 14:36:18

A new survey has found that one in 10 working people in Europe have taken time off due to depression.

2011-07-15 00:00:36

New Study Predicting Continued Economic Troubles Means More Aggressive Approach to Foreclosures by Banks Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) July 14, 2011 Recent news of a study claiming the current U.S.

2011-07-13 09:36:00

AFL-CIO HIT Construction Jobs initiative is a Huge Success WASHINGTON, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a time when unemployment in the union construction trades is at levels not seen since the Great Depression, the AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) has reached a milestone by creating more than 10,000 union construction jobs during the past two years.

2011-03-25 11:21:01

A study published today provides a new perspective on the Great Depression of the 1930s.

2011-02-17 11:58:00

State and federal lawmakers should focus on a deficit of jobs and wages on Main Street America, building on the Recovery Act and other actions that have saved 400,000 jobs in Pennsylvania HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.

2010-09-08 16:04:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- View a video featuring Diane Swonk discussing the September issue of Themes on the Economy®. Read this month's issue. "I just returned from the 2010 Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Symposium, August 26-29 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Word of the Day
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The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").