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Economic articles, 1929-11 - 1948-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/15

Scope and Contents

Texts of articles by LSA on economic affairs, including: the Empire and economic unity, and the business men's manifesto; improving trade with Imperial Preference; Conservative policy on safeguarding British industry and Imperial trade; the state of the iron and steel industry; the Import Duties Bill (1932); faults in the National Government and Cabinet system; the history of the campaign for Imperial Preference, including Joseph Chamberlain and Free Trade; the International Economic Conference and the gold standard; trade treaties with Germany, Denmark and Argentina; vote of censure against the Government over Canadian tax proposals (1936); unemployment and the export market.

Also includes: memorandum on Imperial Economic Co-operation by R F Irvine, former Professor of Economics, University of Sydney [Australia].


  • 1929-11 - 1948-11

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


2 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 147

Date information

DateText: The majority of folios date from 1929-36.

Finding aid date

2003-09-18 13:52:05.310000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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