Capitalism in america in the 20th century
It is easy to forget that capitalism was coined not so long ago, in the mid19th century, when the Industrial Revolution was in full swing, and individual entrepreneurs were creating new industries and amassing wealth.As the century closed, capitalism was the dominant economic and social system. 20thCentury Capitalism For most of the 20th century capitalism has been buffeted by wars, revolution, and depression. World War I brought revolution and a Marxistbased communism to Russia. capitalism in america in the 20th century
20th Century United States and boombust capitalism Continuing his series on the history of capitalism, comedian Colm O'Regan takes a look at 20th Century United States.