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The causes of the 1929 stock market crash : a speculative orgy or a new era? / Harold Bierman, Jr
Bib ID 319459
Format BookBook
Author
Bierman, Harold
 
Description Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998 
xi, 162 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 031330629X (alkaline paper)
Series

Contributions in economics and economic history, 0084-9235 ; no. 195.

Full contents
  • 1. Was the Stock Market Too High?
  • 2. The Hatry Case and the 1929 Stock Market Crash
  • 3. The Attempts to Stop the Speculators
  • 4. The Week of March 25, 1929
  • 5. Significant News and Dates in the Month of October 1929
  • 6. Investment Trusts and Margin Buying
  • 7. The Public Utility Sector
  • 8. The Accused
  • 9. An Overview of the Causes of the Crash
  • 10. The 1929 Market and the 1990s.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-156) and index.

Subjects Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.  |  Stock exchanges -- United States -- History -- 20th century.  |  Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century.
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