Brown and Silver, Old Battersea Bridge by James McNeill Whistler 1859-63 (@AddisonArt). https://t.co/GdPK8ED9U6
America’s WWII mobilization consisted of huge expansion of a relatively tiny gov sector enabled by doubling overall output, whilst compressing private inv and holding consumption.
There is a huge difference btw political economy of WWI and WWII in the US: WWI is story of productive stagnation and substantial inflation, WWII
Internet searches for hyperinflation and disinflation have surged over the past few months. thedailyshot.com/2021/06/16/ret… Chartbook Newsletter #22 discusses the political economy of price statistics in