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  •  9.1% unemployment in 1937, not 14.3% (0+ / 0-)

    You might want to count the CCC & WPA jobs, which 14.3% doesnt.

    Stanley Lebergott unemployment numbers never counted CCC & WPA jobs.

    Smiley, Gene, "Recent Unemployment Rate Estimates for the 1920s and 1930s", Journal of Economic History, June 1983, 43, 487–93.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/...

    .................expect us......................... FDR 9-23-33, "If we cannot do this one way, we will do it another way. But do it we will.

    by Roger Fox on Sat Jun 08, 2013 at 11:41:36 AM PDT

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