Peddling Protectionism: Smoot-Hawley and the Great Depression by Douglas A. Irwin
Published By: Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press ISBN: 978-0-691-15032-1 Date of Publication: 2011
Book Review Detail
Mario J. Crucini of Vanderbilt University
Review DOI: 10.1257/jel.49.4.1230.r22 Review Pages: 1297-99
Book Review Abstract
Mario J. Crucini of Vanderbilt University reviews "Peddling Protectionism: Smoot-Hawley and the Great Depression" by Douglas A. Irwin. The EconLit abstract of the reviewed work begins, "Examines the Smoot–Hawley tariff of 1930 and its consequences. Discusses domestic politics; economic consequences; and foreign retaliation. Irwin is Robert E. Maxwell '23 Professor of Arts and Sciences in the Department of Economics at Dartmouth College. Index."