The Assessment: Microeconomic Policy in the 1980s

Helm, Dieter, Mayer, Colin and Mayhew, Ken (1991) The Assessment: Microeconomic Policy in the 1980s. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 7 (3). pp. 1-12.


The 1980s were a period of profound economic change in the UK. The consensus politics of the post-Second World War period disintegrated in the face of mounting disillusionment with the UK's economic record. It gave way to a radical style of politics that firmly rejected intervention by the state in managing economic activity and promoted the operation of free markets

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Microeconomics; UK; Politics
Subject(s): Finance
Centre: Faculty of Finance
Date Deposited: 11 Feb 2012 18:26
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2015 14:06

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