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Thursday, May 23, 2013

Generating the Wealth of Nations 20: Farm Income in the US in the 1920s

One sector of the US economy that did poorly during the 1920s was agriculture.  Total farm income fell throough the decade, as the chart below shows.

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Source: Historical Statistics of the United States from Colonial Times to 1970.


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