Worst Case Financial Scenarios the US Has Survived | Aliens in This World

So here you go: The Panic of 1792. The Panic of 1796-1797. The Panic of 1819. The Panic of 1837 (with five-year depression). The Panic of 1857. (Okay, I admit that was probably one of the causes of the Civil War heating up so fast.) The Panic of 1873, aka “The Great Depression” and “The Long Depression.” The Panic of 1893. The Panic of 1896. The Panic of 1901. The Panic of 1907. And a ton more in the late twentieth century that you don’t really notice or remember, other than them being depressing sources of money loss or price inflation at the time. And here’s a historical list of all the US recessions.

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