Campus Units

Economics

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

9-1994

Journal or Book Title

The Regulated Economy: A Historical Approach to Political Economy

Volume

6

Editors

Claudia Goldin; Gary D. Libecap

Publisher

The University of Chicago Press

First Page or Article ID Number

189

Last Page

222

Abstract

Yet, in our generation we have seen scarcity vanquished, and our ever present fear, so far as agriculture is concerned, is a fear of over abundance. We wish, if not for scarcity, at least for relief from price depressing surpluses. Rexford G. Tugwell, assistant secretary of agriculture.

Comments

This is a chapter from The Regulated Economy: An Historical Approach to Political Economy. Chapter 6 (September 1994); 189-222. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

National Bureau of Economic Research Project Report

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf