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  1. Britain's Economic Prospects Reconsidered

    Edited by Alec Cairncross

    This book is a sequal to Britain's Economic Prospects, the report issued in 1968 by the Brookings Institution and universally accepted as the most thorough and comprehensive study of the British Economy to have ever appeared. Two years later, just after the British General election, six fo the...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Robert Hall Diaries 1947-1953 (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Alec Cairncross

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Lord Roberthall was economic adviser to a succession of Labour and Conservative governments from 1947 to 1961. During that time, he served under eight Chancellors and exercised more influence on economic policy than perhaps any other official. Fortunately – though it was contrary to Civil Service...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Robert Hall Diaries 1954-1961 (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Alec Cairncross

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Lord Roberthall was economic adviser to a succession of Labour and Conservative governments from 1947 to 1961. During that time, he served under eight Chancellors and exercised more influence on economic policy than perhaps any other official. Fortunately – though it was contrary to Civil Service...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Years of Recovery

    British Economic Policy 1945-51

    By Alec Cairncross

    Series: Economic History

    Years of Recovery was the first comprehensive study of the transition from war to peace in the British economy under the Labour government of 1945–51. It includes a full account of the successive crises and turning-points in those hectic years – the coal and convertibility crises of 1947,...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Essays in Economic Management

    By Alec Cairncross

    The papers in this volume cover the following areas:* Government and Industry* The Managed Economy* Monetary Policy* Fiscal Policy* Economic Forecasting and Economic Planning* Economists in Government...

    Published October 19th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Economic Ideas and Government Policy

    Contributions to Contemporary Economic History

    By Sir Alec Cairncross

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    This volume collects together Sir Alec Cairncross' most important contributions to the economic history of the post-1939 period. They address such major issues as the role of economists in the 2nd World War, the significance of the Marshall plan and Britain's relative economic decline. Together...

    Published December 13th 1995 by Routledge

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