causes and effects

of the great depression , 1929-1933

wall street , causes of the crash , effects of the crash

-the stock market crashed in 1929 and was the most devastating ( when taking into consideration the full extent and duration of its fallout )

-wealth and excess ( exposing the markets shaky foundation ), increase in value , economic fundamentals it followed a speculative boom (video)

hoovers policies

-worldwide depression it was a worldwide economic depression in the decade preceding

-the longest , deepest , and widespread depression of the 20th century

-devastating effects in countries rich and poor

-took place of the great depression that had ruined the promises of incumbent president and republican candidate herbet hoover to bring about a new era of prosperity .

Franklin D. Roosevelt new deal

- a series of domestic programs enacted in the united states between 1933 and 1938

-Franklin d. Roosevelt : a political realignment making the democratic party the majority , the republicans were split with conservatives opposing the entire new deal as an enemy of business and growth

-the first hundred days , american people were generally extremely dissatisfied with the crumbling economy , mass unemployment , declining wages , profits and especially hoovers policy such as the smoot-havley tariff act and the revenue act of 1932

the second new deal

- social security act - was drafted during Franklin Delano Roosevelt first , the act was an attempt to limit what was seen as dangers in the modern american life

- including old age poverty unemployment , widows without fatherless children 9 by signing this act roosevelt became the first to advocate federal assistance

-the programs were later ended by the supreme court or conservative coalition included wpa , nya , farm rescues , coal stabilization

-the 38th amendment presidential election , the most lopsided presidential election in history of the U.S