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Summary:  View help for Summary These are county level data used in a study of the impact of New Deal spending on retail sales activity.

Price Fishback, William C. Horrace and Shawn Kantor.  "The Impact of New Deal Expenditures on Local Economic Activity: An  Examination of Retail Sales, 1929-1939" .  Journal of Economic History 65 (March 2005):  36-71
Funding Sources:  View help for Funding Sources National Science Foundation. Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (Grants SBR-9708098, SES-0080324, and SES-0214395,); Earhart Foundation; University of Arizona

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Subject Terms:  View help for Subject Terms New Deal; Great Depression; Economic Activity
Geographic Coverage:  View help for Geographic Coverage United States
Time Period(s):  View help for Time Period(s) 1929 – 1940


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