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Agricultural wage stabilization in World War II

Arthur J. Holmaas

Agricultural wage stabilization in World War II

by Arthur J. Holmaas

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Published by Bureau of Agricultural Economics, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- United States,
    • Agricultural laborers -- United States,
    • Wages -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Arthur J. Holmaas.
      SeriesAgriculture monograph ;, no. 1
      LC ClassificationsHD1751 .A918 no. 1
      The Physical Object
      Pagination140 p. ;
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL238325M
      LC Control Numberagr50000643

        In this regard, the Korean War, a war often called the “The Forgotten War” because of its limited coverage at the time and how it is overshadowed in public memory by World War II and the Vietnam War, also has been overlooked by analysts of the pandemic — . The victorious World War II Allies quickly agreed that Nazism should be destroyed in Germany and high-ranking Nazis should be tried and punished for war crimes. When the Soviet Union denied the United States, Britain, and France access to Berlin in , President Truman responded by.

      Demonstration against wage controls during World War II on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario During the federal election, Progressive Conservative Party leader Robert Stanfield proposed the imposition of a wage and price freeze on the Canadian economy as a response to rising inflation due to the oil crisis.   The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "History of Agriculture to the Second World War", Last Edited , https: During the decade farm income decreased more drastically than did urban wages. The Second World War marked a return to widespread commercial agriculture.

      Sections I and II of the outline for subseries 3 are essentially identical to the first two sections in the outline for subseries 2, and are intended to review the conditions in agriculture in the prewar and World War II period. However, very little is filed in these sections; in fact, nothing at all was found in Section II. Despite all the warnings of war, the United States wasn’t completely prepared when World War II broke out. The Depression had rubbed out many of the country’s machine and tool industries, the military was woefully under-supplied, and many soldiers found themselves drilling with toy guns and wooden tanks. In a way, however, the Depression was [ ].

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51 The total farm wage bill (including perquisites) of 1, million dollars divided by the. annual average number of hired workers, 2, provides an estimate of $ as the wages.

for 12 months of farm labor, or $ when expressed as the wage cost per man-week. The. Successor Agencies: National Wage Stabilization Board (NWSB), Department of Labor. Finding Aids: Estelle Rebec, comp., Preliminary Inventory of the Records of the National War Labor Board (World War II), PI 78 (); supplement in National Archives microfiche edition of preliminary inventories.

Estelle Rebec, Arthur Hecht, and Paul Flynn. Utilizing the wage and price control model developed in World War II, the Truman administration created two sub-agencies within ESA. The Office of Price Stabilization (OPS) was given the power to regulate prices, while the Wage Stabilization Board (WSB) oversaw the creation of wage stabilization rules.

The division of labor was specifically designed to unlink wages from arters: Washington, D.C. "Although Mexican migrant workers have toiled in the fields of the Pacific Northwest since the turn of the century, and although they comprise the largest work force in the region's agriculture today, they have been virtually invisible in the region's written labor history.

Erasmo Gamboa's study of the bracero program during World War II is an important beginning, describing and documenting Reviews: 1. The Emergency Stabilization Act was passed in Octoberwhich placed wages and agricultural prices under control. There were immediate wage restrictions, and in order to attract labor, the employers offered a range of such fringe benefits as pensions, medical insurance, paid holidays, and vacations.

Welsh women’s experiences of the First World War. This thesis, which explores Welsh women’s experiences of paid employment in agriculture and the munitions industry between andas well as their attempts to negotiate the labour market in the immediate post-war period, is a contribution towards filling this gap in the Size: 2MB.

Working Paper No. 4 The Japanese Economy during the Era of High Economic Growth Retrospect and Evaluation by high economic growth in Japan after the World War II.

Salary and wages were paid in cash up to yen per month. The amount earned overFile Size: 1MB. -About young women flew military aircraft stateside during World War II as part of a program-the United States was faced with a severe shortage of pilots, and leaders gambled on an experimental program to help fill the void -lasted 2 years.

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Full text of "National Wages Policy In War. The Office of Price Administration (OPA) was established within the Office for Emergency Management of the United States government by Executive Order on Aug The functions of the OPA were originally to control money (price controls) and rents after the outbreak of World War executives: Leon Henderson, –.

Wage And Price Controls, Wage-Price Controls Wage and price controls were initiated by the U.S. government inin order to help win World War II (–), and maintai Work hours, Fair Labor Standards Act () Roger K. Newman The Fair Labor Standards Act regulates wages and hours in the workplace.

On Febru the Wage Stabilization Board issued Wage Regulation 6, which permitted a 10% increase in wages for workers who had not negotiated a wage increase in the last six months.

The regulation was based on the "Little Steel formula" of World War II. Labor representatives of the board resigned in protest. These are important qualifications, but they do not change the fact that the post- World War II period, and specifically the quarter century from towas a period of extraordinarily.

defense industries (World War I) contract claims Council for National Defense financing War Department General Staff lithographs War Finance Corporation War Industries Board 61 women workers defense industries (World War II) aluminum production aviation fuel allocation congested.

This checklist provides researchers with a brief description of the holdings, both original records and microfilm, relating to World War II available at NARA's Pacific Region (Riverside). Online users can access information by the record group title (i.e., name of the agency that created the records) the record group number (i.e., numerical designation for the agency that.

Women and Post-WWII Wages "Increases in female labor supply decreased both female and male wages, but had a stronger effect on women." In Women, War, and Wages: The Effect of Female Labor Supply on the Wage Structure at Mid-Century (NBER Working Paper No.

), authors Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, and David Lyle. study the effect of women's work on wages, looking at the. Less than two years later, the war in Korea had increased demand for steel, and prices had risen. The Department of Labor had created a Wage Stabilization Board after World War II to handle labor disputes in fields that were essential to defense.

The Board’s purpose was to prevent wages, and therefore prices, from climbing too high.worsened during World War II. The majority concur with the International Labor Office's finding, reported in the immediate postwar period, that "women's wages increased relatively to men's wages." The ILO hastened to add, how-ever, that "this trend existed already before the war"-a cautionary note ig-nored by most later writers (ILO After World War II, the automobile: a.

declined in use, and the Midwest suffered economically. b. became a status symbol only for the wealthy. c. remained a luxury, not a necessity of life. d. altered the American landscape.

e. was replaced by the train as the preferred method of transportation.