Public work schemes like building motorways reduced unemployment
Rearmament and conscription restored pride and reduced unemployment – however a step towards war.
German Labour Front (DAF) – Kept strict control of the workers. Strike and Trade Unions were banned – as a result wages remained low.
Hitler needs your help buy German goods’ Buy German goods, means more goods needed and therefore more jobs created
Gained popularity of workers <ul><li>Propaganda </li></ul><ul><li>Strength Through Joy (KDF) </li></ul><ul><li>Volkswagen Beetle scheme </li></ul>
Jews forced from jobs as the Nazis introduce anti-Semitic policies, which created opportunities and jobs for Germans who were not Jewish.
Women encouraged to follow traditional role, mothers rather than workers. Frees up jobs for men.
Did anyone gain from Nazi rule? Actions Costs Benefits Conscription and rearmament Broke Treaty of Versailles Reduced unemployment Strengthened German military German Labour Front Lack of rights for workers unable to strike Helped German businesses Traditional balance Lack of liberties for women Lost opportunities Helped reduce unemployment Strength through joy Very few benefited National pride Motivation Public works e.g. Motorways Relied heavily on government money Created employment