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Edward Heath on need to control inflation

Title
Edward Heath on need to control inflation
Genre
Speech
TX Date
20 Oct 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:48
Description
Former British Prime Minister and Conservative MP, Edward Heath backs the Labour Party’s policy of strong pay controls. Health insists that the Government must be strong to keep inflation under control. He says the trade unions will always demand more than business can afford.
Contributors
Edward Heath
Keywords
Trade unions; Government; Wages; Inflation; Wage policy; Economics; Economic systems; Counter-inflation policy

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