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Churchill’s Economic Ideas, 1900–1930

Peter Clarke

in Churchill

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206262
eISBN:
9780191677052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206262.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

When the Conservative Party swept to power under Stanley Baldwin, Winston Churchill became Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer. It was under Churchill that ‘the authorities’ — the Treasury and the ... More


. Rigid prices and flexible doctrines, II: Free Trade

Peter Clarke

in The Keynesian Revolution in the Making, 1924–1936

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202196
eISBN:
9780191675201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202196.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Economic History

Keynes had first made out the case for protection as one of the seven remedies outlined in his private evidence to the Macmillan Committee in February 1930. The modus operandi of Bank rate was again ... More


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