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Government’s price check scheme

Title
Government’s price check scheme
Genre
Interview
TX Date
14 Feb 1976
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:02:32
Description
The government’s price check scheme will keep prices down for 6 months and is part of the counter-inflation plan. Campbell Adamson of the CBI is interviewed on the scheme and the deal agreed with his members and states that if the price code continues after the 6 months, unemployment will go up, so the code must stop after that time. Interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Campbell Adamson
Keywords
Politics; Prices; Inflation; Economics; CBI; Unemployment; Retail trade; Food prices

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