a particular market where stocks and bonds are traded; stock exchange
is something that you can buy or sell. "Large companies often need extra money to fund expansion and to help cover operator y costs."
a building or place where stocks and other securities are bought and sold.
Where people bought bonds so the government could get that money now for war. The bonds increased in interest over time.
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Average measure based on the prices of stocks of 30 large companies; widely used to check the stock market's health.
an involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to make quick or large profit.
when an investor was required to proved the full price of the stock.
Buying On Margin
Paying a small percent of a stocks price as a down payment and borrowing the rest.
when the prices fall, so that would be bad. If it is a rapid then it is a CRASH!!
when the stock prices goes up (or rises).
a name given on Oct. 29th, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply
Hoovers last election
a weekday on when the banks are closed by law
created the beginning & the ending of terms of the elected federal offices. (Ratified on January 23, 1933.
set a term limit for the Pres. of the U.S. Congress passed it on March 21st, 1947. Final result of Hoover.
an informal address by a political leader over radio or t.v. especially as given by Pres. FDR beginning in 1933
a collection of huts and shacks, as at the edge of a city, housing the unemployed during the 1930s.
a section of the District of columbia, in the SE part.
Pres. FDR programs to alternate the problems of the Great Depression, focusing on relief for the needy, economic recovery, and financial reform.
suggest help in reducing unemployment, hunger, and suffering
means restoring the economy to vigor.
to prevent another depression
2nd New Deal
(`934-1936)- Due the the first being unconstitutional . I included the Wagner Act, Work Progress Administration, and Social Security Act, and New programs for farmers and migrant workers.
a painting (1930) by Grant Wood
all of the new deal programs
the region in the South central U.S. that suffered from dust storms in the 1930s.
an unsuccessful attempt by Pres. FDR in 1937 to appoint up to six additional justices to the Supreme Court, which had invalidated a number of his new deal laws.