“The decade of 1830 had brought great economic hardship in Europe”. Support the statement with arguments

  • “The decade of 1830 had brought great economic leaderships in Europe.”
  • There was enormous increase in population all over Europe.
  • There were more job seekers than employment.
  • Population from rural areas migrated to cities to live in overcrowded slums.
  • Small producers in towns faced shift competition from imports of cheap machine made goods from England where industralisation was more advanced.
  • Peasants struggled under the burden of feudal dues and obligations.
  • Rise of food crops and bad harvest led to widespread pauperism in town and country.