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Denis Healey on living standards

Title
Denis Healey on living standards
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:48
Description
Chancellor of the Exchequer Denis Healey on inflation and living standards over the next 12 months. Unidentified male interviewer asks, what will happen to the country’s standard of living under a 5% pay norm? Healey claims that it will improve overall by about 2.5%; he says that benefits and tax cuts will help many.
Contributors
Denis Healey
Keywords
Wages; Inflation; Cost of living; Social security; Taxation; Standard of living

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