working classes lost the ability to buy products because their wages stayed the same while prices rose. This reduction in consumer consumption resulted in business _________________ and eventually caused business profits to decline. These factors were an
important cause of the Great Depression.
other people panicked and sold their stock as well, driving down their prices and causing a ______ _______ ________.
had no savings could not pay their debts, and many lost their homes. Homeless and unemployed people settled in camps of shacks and tents in rundown areas. These camps became known as ________________.