The Robber Barons: The Industrialization Of Urban Business

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The robber barons were the big industrial powers and large business owners who controlled the urban communities. The industrialization of urban cities allowed the creation of mass produced products at a low price. The industrialization of cities helped boost the production products created by unskilled labor. These capitalist enthusiasts abused their workers by offering low salary jobs, and creating poor working conditions. These men reaped high profits at their workers expense. The robber barons were able to get rid of their competition by selling products at a much cheaper price than their competitors. This of course was possible due to the abuse towards their workers, and the monopoly they were then able to create. Once there was no competitors,
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