The USA in world trade: round trip

United States, 1947

Film
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Documents the importance and extent of world trade, emphasising its significance to the United States. An American auto worker, a southern farmer, a house-wife, a British machinist, a French labourer, and a Mexican farmer give their views on world trade. Dr Riefler, an economist, uses animated models to show the effects of tariffs, and reveals how nations are planning to bring about satisfactory trade arrangements.

Credits

director

Roger Barlow

producer

Raymond Spottiswoode

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Language

English

Duration

00:19:08:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28060

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Commercial treaties

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → International trade

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Commercial treaties

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Economic development

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Economics

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Economics - Study and teaching

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → International trade

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → United States - Economic conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → United States - Foreign relations

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Economics - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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