Fordism and Post-Fordism

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  • Created on: 29-04-14 15:06

1. What caused the "Nixon-Shock"

  • The US no longer being pegged to the gold standard
  • The fall in employment
  • The Wall Street Crash
  • The lack of involvement from the state
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2. Who helped Ford to make his factory workers more efficient?

  • Taylor
  • Allen
  • Murray
  • Bell

3. What is the 'Invisible hand'?

  • A government strategy to help workers
  • The idea that the state intervenes to help the economy
  • The idea that the economy will function without state intervention and can regulate itself
  • The economy should be regulated

4. Who came up with and used the idea of Laissez-Faire Capitalism?

  • John Smith
  • Adam Smith
  • Michael Smith
  • George Smith

5. George Ritzer came up with what idea to help explain Fordism and his idea of Neo-Fordism?

  • Periodisation
  • Mass production
  • Mcdonaldisation
  • Taylorism

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