The Great Depression in Britain, 1873–1896: a Reappraisal

  title={The Great Depression in Britain, 1873–1896: a Reappraisal},
  author={Albert Edward Musson},
  journal={The Journal of Economic History},
  pages={199 - 228}
  • A. E. Musson
  • Published 1 June 1959
  • Economics, History
  • The Journal of Economic History
It is nearly a quarter century since H. L. Beales produced his notable article on “The Great Depression.” Since then a great deal of work has been done on that period, especially by economists and statisticians, so that it is now possible to make a fuller assessment of the changes in Britain's economic position during those years. Most of this work has been in the form of specialized articles and books covering longer periods, on such subjects as national income, investment, or terms of trade… 

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