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Reference FCO 82/449
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Labour situation in USA (1974)
Description Wage inflation, strike and employment in the US. Report on the US coal industry and the possibility of a strike. Report on the new Labor-Management Committee to be chaired by President Ford which is to perform much of the same functions as the Labor-Management Advisory Committee did for President Nixon in the early 1970s. Statement of Julius Shiskin Commissioner of Labor Statistics before the Subcommittee on Priorities and Economy in government Joint Economic Committee United States Congress on the Employment situation during the first half o 1974, recent developments in wages and industrial relations and work stoppages. Included is a FMCS Report '74 by Kenneth E. Moffett Director, Office of Mediation Services on labor-management relations and inflation.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United States
Places Africa; Britain; Canada; Chile; China; Czechoslovakia; Eastern Europe; Ecuador; Egypt; Europe; Geneva; Germany; Iraq; Israel; Japan; Jordan; Korea; Middle East; Russia; Saudi Arabia; South Africa; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Syria; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Agnew, Spiro; Albert, Carl; Brandt, Willy; Brennan, Peter J; Brezhnev, Leonid; Ennals, David; Ford, Gerald; Goldberg, Arthur Joseph; Meany, George; Mills, Wilbur; Mitchell, John; Ramsbotham, Sir Peter
Topics Agriculture; Aid; American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organisations; Arab; Arms; Balance of Payments; British Embassy; Census; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Coal; Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Communist; Congress; Conservation; Council of Economic Advisers; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; East-West relations; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; Environment; European Economic Community; Exports; foreign policy; Free trade; General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade; General Motors; Health; Impeachment; Inflation; Isolationism; Labour Party; Lockheed; Multiple independently targetable reentry vehicle (MIRV); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Ostpolitik; Payments; Plumbers; Poverty; Price controls; Protectionism; Protectionist; Race; Recession; Shipping; State Department; Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties; Strikes; Supreme Court; Tariffs; Taxation; Taxes; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; Trade Reform Bill; Trade unions; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations; Vice President; Vietnam War; Wages; Watergate; Welfare; White House; withdrawal
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