process of making, buying, and selling goods.
money is controlled by the people, not the goverment. We are free to buy, sell and make whatever we want.
The Factory System
Big, powerful machines help create products
more people move to cities
making something in large numbers decreases the cost and raises the profit.
a business person with great power and wealth.
a business that made their fortune in unfair ways.
giving back money as part of a secret payment.
a person or business that owns or controls all or most of an industry.
The belief that the goverment should not interfere w/ business."Hands Off!"
a company owned by many people.
a group of companies or corporations controlled by one person.
Intersate Commerce Act(1887)
Regulated the railroads.
Sherman Anti - Trust Act(1890)
Stopped the growth of monopolies.