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Britain's place in the world : a historical enquiry into import controls 1945-60 / Alan S. Milward and George Brennan
Bib ID 2651514
Format BookBook
Author
Milward , Alan S
 
Description New York : Routledge, 1996 
320p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0415139376
Series

Routledge explorations in economic history, 1359-7892.

Full contents
  • 1. A Perspective on British Import Controls
  • 2. Quantitative Import Restrictions and the Modern State
  • 3. British Commercial Policy and the OEEC Trade Liberalisation Programme, 1949-51
  • 4. Taking the Lead in Europe: The international politics of import controls, 1952-6
  • 5. Measuring the Effects of Quantitative Import Restrictions
  • 6. The Effect of Import Controls on British Manufacturing
  • Appendix I: Examination of Scott's calculations of the value of imports of food and raw materials excluded by quantitative restrictions, 1946-9
  • Appendix II: Corden's estimate of import savings in the year 1952 attributable to emergency quantitative controls imposed in November 1951 and March 1952, and our estimate of total savings for the year 1953
  • Appendix III: Government estimate of the probable value of additional imports in 1954 in the absence of quantitative restrictions.
  • Appendix IV: A survey of the operation of import quotas and other import restriction regimes on United Kingdom manufacturing.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Import quotas -- Great Britain -- History.  |  Great Britain -- Commercial policy -- History.
Other authors/contributors Brennan, George

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