Quotation of the Day…

by Don Boudreaux on February 7, 2019

in Cleaned by Capitalism, History, Standard of Living

… is from page 112 of Stanley Lebergott’s brilliant 1993 book, Pursuing Happiness: American Consumers in the Twentieth Century:

From 1620 to 1920, the American washing machine was a housewife.

DBx: Capitalism is a tremendous force for liberating women.


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