GREAT DEPRESSION Impact on Americans. SOL 5D. 1920’s Good Times Last Forever??. The optimism of the 1920’s concealed (hid) problems in the American economic system and attitudes about the role of government in controlling the economy.
GREAT DEPRESSIONImpact on Americans
2. Federal Reserve (nations bank) failed to prevent the collapse of the banking system.
discouraged international trade.
4. Companies laid off workers due to overproduction.
Federal Work Programs
Environmental Improvement Programs
Farm Assistance Programs
Increased Rights for Labor