Scouting Strategies at Home and Abroad

December 1974
Time;12/30/1974, Vol. 104 Issue 27, p16
The article focuses on the move of U.S. President Gerald Ford in scouting for strategies to counter the deepening recession, continuing inflation and energy problems in the U.S. It cites the 1% increase of consumer prices, which brought the year-to-year rise in the cost of living to 12.1%, the steepest climb since 1947. It mentions that Ford cooperated with French President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing on oil policies, and changed the energy policies of the country in terms of oil use.


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