How the Postwar Boom Went Flat: Making Sense of Economic Change in Under 300 Pages

Wednesday February 1st, 2017 - 2:25 PM
(1.0 CLE) Marc Levinson’s new book, 'An Extraordinary Time,’ shows how the global economic boom that began in 1948 ended unexpectedly in 1973, ushering in years of stagnant living standards and mounting public anger. In this session, he will discuss how a historian develops a concept for such a book, plans research, crafts a story that appeals to non-specialist readers, and brings the work to public attention.
Speakers: Marc Levinson
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