Prices in Wartime

Prices in Wartime

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The film explains the causes and effects of inflation during wartime. It shows the need for wage and price controls to stabilize the economy. The Mackenzie King government's Wartime Prices and Trade Board is shown keeping a close eye on the Canadian economy and implementing controls before inflation goes out of control.

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Prices in Wartime, , provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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    Philip Ragan