Fantasy and Reality in Nazi Work-Creation Programs, 1933-1936

@article{Silverman1993FantasyAR,
  title={Fantasy and Reality in Nazi Work-Creation Programs, 1933-1936},
  author={Dan P. Silverman},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  year={1993},
  volume={65},
  pages={113 - 151}
}
  • Dan P. Silverman
  • Published 1 March 1993
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Modern History
During 1933 and 1934, Hitler's National Socialist government achieved what have been described as "enormous results" in the reduction of unemployment. During his first year in power, Hitler reduced unemployment by over one-third. Within eighteen months, unemployment had been cut by sixty percent. 1 One is inclined to agree with economist Gerhard Kroll's observation that "a reduction of unemployment by a third in one year borders on the miraculous."2 Economics is not religion; "miracles" have to… Expand
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