Conservative Economic Policymaking and the Birth of Thatcherism, 1964–1979

  • Adrian Williamson

Part of the Palgrave Studies in the History of Finance book series (PSHF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Adrian Williamson
    Pages 1-25
  3. Adrian Williamson
    Pages 26-57
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    Pages 58-88
  5. Adrian Williamson
    Pages 160-190
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 241-378

About this book


In this book, Adrian Williamson investigates the processes by which Thatcherism became established in Tory thinking, and questions to what extent the politician herself is responsible for Thatcherism within the Conservative Party.


Thatcherism neo-liberalism monetarism taxation trade unions sterling Europe economic policy Conservative Party Government migration policymaking Thatcher

Authors and affiliations

  • Adrian Williamson
    • 1
  1. 1.Trinity HallCambridgeUK

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