Recent economic changes in the United States by Conference on Unemployment (1921 Washington, D.C).

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Statementreport of the Committee on Recent Economic Changes, of the President"s Conference on Unemployment, Herbert Hoover, chairman, including the reports of a special staff of the National Bureau of Ecoomic Research, Inc.
ContributionsHunt, Edward Eyre, 1885-1953, ed., National Bureau of Economic Research.
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LC Control Number29020710

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