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Tony Benn on British industrial decline

Title
Tony Benn on British industrial decline
Genre
Interview; Discussion
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:03:11
Description
George Gale interviews UK Industry Secretary Tony Benn discusses the decline in British manufacturing due to a lack of investment and the lack of profitability. When profits are made, they tend to be invested abroad into a competitor’s industries leaving people out of work and paying for the work of a rival company.
Contributors
Tony Benn; George Gale
Keywords
Industry; Government; Labour Party; Economics; UK; Great Britain; Employment; Profits

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