Scapegoats and Sacred Cows

Allen, Muriel
July 1972
New Republic;7/22/72, Vol. 167 Issue 4, p13
Focuses on food price policies of U.S. President Richard Nixon. Impact of the announcement of food price policies on the forthcoming presidential elections; Comment that the solution to meat-price spirals lies in permanent elimination of import quotas and reduced restrictions on cattle grazing; Exemption of farm goods from regulation since the economic stabilization program began; Impact of inflation in uncontrolled farm food prices on the economic stabilization effort; Comment on the growing consumer demand for beef and scarce supplies.


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