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Briefly, this system collapsed due to over-production versus consumer ability to purchase, over-population versus the food supply,

too many cooks, not enough broth?

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty

by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Wed Dec 30th, 2009 at 09:48:15 PM EST
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