TITLE

The Lion in Winter

AUTHOR(S)
Samuelson, Robert
PUB. DATE
January 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;1/1/77, Vol. 176 Issue 1/2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the prevailing economic conditions in Great Britain. Report that the region's economy is not on the verge of collapse as reported in newspapers; Percentage increase in real buying power of average person in Great Britain in 1970-75; Information on the levels of unemployment; Discussion of the factors that led to staggering rate of inflation; Reason behind current account deficit in Great Britain; Impact of fixed exchange rate system on Britain's economy; Description of new tax and public spending policies; View that the economic stresses will become so severe that they will lead to a political crisis.
ACCESSION #
9611483

 

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