Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan

A Very Political Special Relationship

  • James Cooper

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. James Cooper
      Pages 1-28
  3. Monetary Policy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. James Cooper
      Pages 31-55
    3. James Cooper
      Pages 56-70
  4. Taxation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. James Cooper
      Pages 73-93
    3. James Cooper
      Pages 94-114
  5. Trade (Labor) Unions, Privatisation and Deregulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. James Cooper
      Pages 117-135
    3. James Cooper
      Pages 136-178
  6. Conclusions: ‘Who Influenced Whom?’

    1. James Cooper
      Pages 179-185
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 186-261

About this book

Introduction

A new exploration of the relationship between the Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan administrations in domestic policy. Using recently released documentary material and extensive research interviews, James Cooper demonstrates how specific policy transfer between these 'political soul mates' was more limited than is typically assumed.

Keywords

domestic policy Ronald Reagan Thatcher

Authors and affiliations

  • James Cooper
    • 1
  1. 1.Oxford Brookes UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137283665
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33847-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28366-5
  • About this book