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Inflation, 1975-12 - 1984-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/30

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with the general public on inflation, with correspondents including: Edward du Cann [Chairman of the Select Committee on Public Accounts] on a question about VAT (Value Added Tax); Arthur Lewis (2); Oliver Smedley, Director of Studies, the Reliance School of Investment (5); Norman Tebbit, Secretary of State for Employment, on the relationship between unemployment and competitiveness.

Also includes: University of Birmingham Faculty of Commerce and Social Science discussion paper for the control of the money supply; copy of an interview with Professor Karl Brunner on monetary economics; text of speech by John Greenwood, Group Economist for G T Management Limited, comparing the Bank of Japan with the Bank of England; articles on VAT, monetary flow, capital taxation, incomes policy, Government spending and monetarism; paper by Arthur Lewis on the optimum tax reform for 1979.


  • Creation: 1975-12 - 1984-11

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.


4 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

File 298

Finding aid date

2002-06-26 16:58:31+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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