The consequences of finace capitalism : the rise of finace capitalism between 1870 and 1914 had both positive and negative consequences .
Consumerism a new culture of consumerism developed , as people demanded more manufactured goods . Bussines also started to usea advertising to increase sales and profits .
Economic instability : in periods of economic crisis , there was less demend for goods . This reduced business profits, resulting in factory closures , high unemployent and social conflict
International trade: there were improvements to transport systems , includimg new roads and railways . In addition , modern vehicles were beginning to be used , sucha as cars , lorries and steamships . Both these developments facilitated the expansion of international trade .