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The Struggle Continues (1936–54)

Charles R. Geisst

in Wall Street

Published in print September 1999 | ISBN: 9780195130867
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780199871155 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195130863.003.0009
 The Struggle Continues (1936–54)

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The Depression and war years see little Wall Street activity. Congress creates NASD. The TNEC formed, investigates monopoly concentrations in industry, World War II brings changes on Wall Street. Bull market begins to develop in mid‐1950s. Small investors discover market in ’50s.

Keywords: bull market; Great Depression; interest rate peg; monopoly; NASD; Second World War; TNEC

Chapter.  13714 words. 

Subjects: Economic History

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