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Marcy, Mary, 1877-1922. Shop talks on economics - Image 47. 1911. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 22, 2017. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/892/show/870.

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Marcy, Mary, 1877-1922. (1911). Shop talks on economics - Image 47. Socialist and Communist Pamphlets. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/892/show/870

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Title Shop talks on economics
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Marcy, Mary, 1877-1922
Publisher Charles H. Kerr & Company
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • Chicago, Illinois
Date 1911
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Economics
  • Socialism
  • Marxian economics
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Extent 58, [6] pages; 18 cm.
Original Item Location HX86.M3 1911
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8304396~S11
Original Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://libraries.uh.edu/branches/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This item is in the public domain and may be used freely.
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Transcript SHOP TALKS ON ECONOMICS 45 owning employer to divide this surplus value with him. Note Figure C. If the portion returned to us in wages is doubled, there will be just that much less unpaid labor for our employers to keep. The extra portion paid to us will be paid over to the monopolist. Monopoly generally means that the monopolist is strong enough to force other employers to divide with him a portion of the value of our products formerly appropriated by them. The real fight is between the monopolist and the mine-owning employer who will do all in his power to 'i smash the Trusts.'' The mine owner in this instance may offer us $9Of a day and we may try to live on $9.00 for a few weeks We will be unable to do it because we will be receiving less than the value of our labor-power. QUESTIONS. Do the Trusts rob the wage-workers when selling them Trust-made products? Can a monopoly sell its product at the same price as the independent concern and- make a bigger per cent, of profit? Why? What are three causes for a rise in Prices? Explain. There are more factories producing barrels this year than last year. All these owners are competing with each other to sell hoops and staves. P>ut the prices of hoops and staves have risen everywhere. Why? Has the value increased? Precisely the same methods of production prevail in the hoop and stave industry as formerly. Also the wages of men and women working in the hundreds of small factories all over the United States have risen during the past year or two. There are many men and women out of