Follow the yellow brick road...
A monetary policy journey through The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
What do silver shoes, a gold road and a green city have to do with U.S. History?
Which real-life people might Dorothy and her friends represent?
Take a trip to Oz and back and learn about one of the hottest issues leading up to the 1896 presidential election – what gives money value.
This booklet is available free of charge and can be ordered in classroom quantities. History and economics topics covered include: monetary policy, deflation, the Populist Party, and William Jennings Bryan.
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