Trade Policy, Economic Performance, and Britain’s Economic Problems

  • Brian Hindley
Part of the International Economics Study Group book series (IESG)


The genesis of the conference topic presumably lies in the various proposals current in the UK for ‘solving our economic problems’ by the use of a much increased level of protection. These proposals take quite different forms. The Cambridge Economic Policy Group advocates a uniform and non-discriminatory tariff (at least as between different types of manufactured goods). Others propose selective protection to ‘ailing industries’.


Wage Rate Real Wage Dutiable Import Real Wage Rate Tariff Revenue 
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