National Recovery Administration

June 16, 1933

Who was the program intended to help? What was this program intended to do?

This program allowed industries to get together and write "codes of fair competition." The codes were intended to reduce "destructive competition" and to help workers by setting minimum wages and maximum weekly hours, as well as minimum prices at which products could be sold.

Does this program fall under the relief, recovery, or reform program of Roosevelt's New Deal?

This program simulates businesses recovery through fair-practice codes during the great depression

How successful do you believe this program was at relieving the economic crisis?

Established by U.S President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Does this program still exist today?

No, it dissolved in May 27, 1935 by court case Schechter Poultry corp v. United States.
National Recovery Administration

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