– August 26, 1940

Research Reports – 08/26/1940

Two developments of vital economic significance will occur during the next several weeks. These developments will have long-continuing effects that will influence the trends of security prices, commodity prices, and business activity…. The first of these coming events is the November election…. The second development of vital significance will be the rate at which defense spending forces a renewal of the inflationary progression. 


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