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Reference FCO 82/72
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title US economic measures in August 1971: Nixon's measures aimed at curbing inflation (1971)
Description Text of Treasury Secretary John B. Conally's Statement on Nixon's economic programme following a statement regarding the Nixon Administration's efforts to curb inflation. Included is a chronology of events following the Nixon Economic Measures that were announced on 15 August, 1971.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United States
Places Alaska; Britain; Canada; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; India; Japan; Korea; Latin America; Lima; Panama; United Kingdom; United States of America
People Brimelow, Thomas; Burns, Arthur; Connally, John B; Kennedy, David Matthew; Meany, George; Overton, Hugh; Samuels, Nathaniel; Stans, Maurice
Topics Aid; Balance of Payments; Bank of England; British Embassy; Burden sharing; Common Market; Congress; Dairy products; Defence; Department of State; Draft; Economic policy; Economy; Exports; Federal Reserve; Free trade; Group of Ten; Inflation; Japanese; Lockheed; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Payments; Pentagon; Shipping; State Department; Taxes; Textiles; Trade; Trade policy; Treasury; Unemployment; Wages; Welfare; White House; withdrawal
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