Revisiting the debate over the causes of the Great Depression

Eight decades after the Great Depression, there’s still no universal agreement among economists about its causes or the proper policy responses to it.

The latest installment in Duke University’s Hayek Lecture Series featured a discussion on the topic between Dartmouth economist Douglas Irwin and George Mason’s Lawrence H. White. Click play below to watch the 1:01:24 event.

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...

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