(When Britain Went Bust The 1976 IMF Crisis) [PDF READ] ✓ Richard Roberts
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Treasury 2005 16 ‘Richard Roberts 2005 16 ‘Richard Roberts the master narrator of the concentrated slice of financial istory with rich political social and Crusader conspiracy Banner books human dimensions Calmly authoritatively and with flashes ofumour The Book of Earths: Hollow Earth, Ancient Maps, Atlantis, and Other Theories (Forgotten Books) he tells the story in When Britain Went Bust of the tumultuous crisis that ended the post war dream Following the seame mined in Saving theCity Roberts observes ow Britain emerged into the epoch in which we still live’ David Kynaston author of City of London The History About
The Author Richard Roberts Author Richard Roberts Professor of
Contemporary Financial History at King’s College London An author of eight previous Financial History at King’s College London An author of eight previous on banking istory and world finance e is on the advisory boards of OMFIF and the Gulbenkian Foundation Lisbon a trustee of the Barings Archive Trust and writes a monthly column for GlobalCapita. This was an exciting For information on Press titles visit omfiforgshop
THE 1976 SAGA REVISITED 1976 SAGA REVISITED IMF CRISIS 40 YEARS ON The is in free fall The government is divided Foreign creditors are clamouring for tough action The chancellor of the excheuer is under pressure from competing party loyalties The balance of payments seems out of control Welcome to the world of 1976 when James Callaghan’s government ad to resort to the IMF to prevent disaster Richard Roberts’ fast paced account unveils the intricacies and intrigues of a watershed in British and international economic istory – a chronicle displaying similarities to Britain’s predicament after the vote to leave the European Union ‘This
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Ecounting of these even. Esided over Exhaustive Democratic Debate Cabinet Over exhaustive democratic debate in Cabinet over IMF package and every possible avenue was explored before not before time e sided with Denis Healey’ Lord David Owen Foreign Secretary 1977 79 ‘Professor Roberts The Happiness Secrets Of Joel Osteen has made an interesting and timely contribution to the literature on the 1976 sterling crisis Bute Seashells has done – showingow it stemmed in part from the 1944 Bretton Woods agreements and in part from the policies governments generally – not just the British Government – adopted on the basis they laid down’ Sir Douglas Wass Permanent Secretary of the Treasury 1974 83 ‘Richard Roberts is our foremost economic An Excellent conceited Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet historian His book should be compulsory reading for Treasury and Bank of England officials But you do notave to be an economist to enjoy it merely interested in why Britain is where it is’ Lord Nichola. .