Wars are fought by soldiers, and this costs money. This why Economics is discussed when dealing with the US Civil War. In many situations, a nation with a strong economy may have a better chance of achieving victory. It should be noted that "better chance" is part of the answer. Clearly armies requires arms, ammunition and food supplies. A nation with an economy that can deliver these things gives its armed forces the fuel needed to fight a war. The South had a disadvantage by not having an economy that could easily supply its armies with war supplies.
When the south and north were fighting for freedom in the civil war
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The economic consequences of the Civil War are largely due to Northern control of the federal government during and after the war. It stimulated the industrial revolution in the North. The effects were devastating in the South.
Most advantages, economic and otherwise, favored the North
The North had factories to help provide for the economic needs during the war.
The North experienced an economic boom during the Civil War because there was great need for military equipment. Many of the firearms for the war were made in the North.
The statement that correctly explains economic conditions in the South during the Civil War was that they were very poor and relied heavily on agriculture. This greatly contrasted the North which was more industry oriented.
just in general, the north was in debt from providing all of the supplies for the war
the economic effected slaves during the civil war because when slaves got free they had 2 pay their own duse 2 everything
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The social and economic battles fought during the civil war began with the Souths dependence on slave labor. Their economy depended on the good picked and farmed by the slave. The end of slavery threatened that way of life.
The Union, their greater economic resources were an important factor in the outcome of the war. Michael Montagne
The rise of prices and the North stopped trading with the South.
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yes, the civil war had a draft during the civil war
An economic indicator which declined during the war was unemployment.
they were two generals during the civil war
Abraham Lincoln was the president during the civil war.
During the Civil War.
what are the key events during the civil war
Slaves during the civil war were treated very cruelly.