Commentdocument.getElementById("comment").setAttribute( "id", "a75cb1f524274484b3cb6ab0d86f43c3" );document.getElementById("je2fb374c7").setAttribute( "id", "comment" ); Cracking Economics The economy also experienced many shortages of goods. If prices are rising by 1000% and unemployment is 80% then WHO is buying the goods?

Price controls set the price for basic goods (the idea was to keep prices affordable and stop inflation).

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The government began increasing the rate at which they were printing money and increasing the money supply. Although this assertion was rather bizarre given that inflation is relatively low in Western economies.