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Colin Clark interviewed by Barbara Blackman [sound recording]
Bib ID 2458926
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Clark, Colin, 1905-1989, Interviewee
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1986 
3 cassettes (ca. 270 min.) ; 1 7/8 ips. 
Summary

Dr Clark speaks on a wide range of topics including his early career as an economist in England; friendships with Keynes, Streachey, Bevan and Mosley; advocacy of Keynesian economic theory; appointment as economic advisor to the Queensland government in 1938; views on the nationalization of banks under Chifley, decentralisation and smaller government; conversion to catholicism; the Catholic Church and the Labor Party's need for its support; involvement in the right wing of the Labor Party; the Democratic Labor Party; demographic trends; his newsletter "Economic News"; visiting lecturer work; his writings on economic subjects; subsistence farming; visits to India 1947-1970; 1953-69 period at Oxford; irrigation of arid areas of Australia; views on birth control and zero population growth and his family.

Notes

Transcript unavailable.

Recorded at Kenmore, Qld. on 15 October 1986 and 16 October 1986.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-215790988

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (11 p.) 
Subjects Clark, Colin, 1905-1989 -- Interviews.  |  Economists -- Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors Blackman, Barbara, 1928-, Interviewer

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