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British planning under Thatcher

Gordon Emanuel Cherry

British planning under Thatcher

an assessment of planning in the eighties

by Gordon Emanuel Cherry

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Published by Centre for Human Settlements, University of British Columbia in [Vancouver?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Economic policy -- 1945-,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1979-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gordon Cherry.
    SeriesHuman settlement issues, Occasional papers -- 41, Occasional papers (University of British Columbia. Centre for Human Settlements) -- 41
    ContributionsUniversity of British Columbia. Centre for Human Settlements.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC256.6 .C45 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 30 leaves.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18401205M

      At its most crude, Thatcherism represents a belief in free markets and a small state. Rather than planning and regulating business and people's lives, government's job . Finally, the book tells of her bravura performance in the run up to the Gulf War, her calls for intervention in Bosnia and the difficulties she created for her successor. While her faults were on the same scale as her virtues, Margaret Thatcher succeeded in her mission to restore Britain’s standing and influence, in the process becoming a.

    Margaret Thatcher, Thatcherism and Education was lowered. The bank rate was increased by 2% to make money dearer. Inflation immediately soared from 9% to 20%. Unemployment, then of the order of just under one million, began to rise. A rise in oil prices when North Sea oil was bringing in enhanced revenues saw the value of the pound.   What is the the legacy of Margaret Thatcher, The s is increasingly being seen as deep history - 50% of the Datablog team were born in the late s and were just toddling into school when she resigned in November If the past is a for.

      Thatcher's and Reagan's – and Pope John Paul II's – is a legacy that will continue to grow. Scholarship on all three has only just begun. One of the few people who called Ronald Reagan "Ronnie.   A lt hough a good rule is that book reviewers should preserve a modest discretion about their own connection with what they review, in the present case that policy would open an accusation of concealment. Having had the principal role in drafting the two volumes of Margaret Thatcher’s memoirs, I might have been a natural choice to be consulted by the head of her office on the subject of the.


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