Prohibition

Prohibition (wiki) (notes)

Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution: established the prohibition of alcoholic beverages in the United States by declaring illegal the production, transport and sale of alcohol (though not the consumption or private possession).

Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution: mandated nationwide Prohibition on alcohol on January 17, 1920

Woman’s Christian Temperance Union

The Economics of Prohibition March, 1927 Irving Fisher

The Economics of Prohibition July 20, 2005 Mark Thornton

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