Posts Tagged ‘economic change’

  • Downton Abbey Maids

    Downton Abbey Economics: Downstairs

    Jan 27, 13 • 932 Views • No Comments

    Like a business affected by a structural change in the economy, the world was shifting downstairs at Downton Abbey. The “business” was run by Mr. Carson, the butler, and Mrs. Hughes, the head housekeeper, while Daisy, the scullery maid, was at...  [read more]

  • British Aristocracy

    Downton Abbey Economics: Upstairs

    Jan 26, 13 • 617 Views • No Comments

    When Matthew Crawley, the new son-in-law investor/savior of Downton Abbey is invited to look at the books after handing over his inheritance to keep the financially sinking estate afloat, he discovers egregiously poor management. He also finds out that his...  [read more]