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The Rise of Big Business Celebrating Business > President Calvin Coolidge, 1924 Celebrating Business > Bruce Barton Celebrating Business > Who Prospered in the 1920s? 1200 mergers caused the disappearance of over 600 independent enterprises

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celebrating business who prospered in the 1920s
Celebrating Business > Who Prospered in the 1920s?
  • 1200 mergers caused the disappearance of over 600 independent enterprises
  • top 0.1% of U.S. families in 1929 had combined income as large as bottom 42%
  • i. e. approx 24,000 families had combined income as large as 11.5 million poor and lower-class families
  • per capita income in the U.S. rose 9% between 1920-1929
  • per capita income for the top 24,000 families rose 75%
  • 80% of families had no savings
  • farmers did not prosper - 1/4 of all employment
  • less than 10% invested in the stock market