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(New page: Thatcherism refers to the economic policy of Margaret Thatcher while British prime minister between 1979 and 1990. It consisted of *free market supply-side economics *tax reduc...)
 
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[[Thatcherism]] refers to the economic policy of Margaret Thatcher while British prime minister between 1979 and 1990.
 
[[Thatcherism]] refers to the economic policy of Margaret Thatcher while British prime minister between 1979 and 1990.
 
It consisted of
 
It consisted of
*[[free market]] supply-side economics
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*[[free market]] [[Supply-side economics|supply-side economics]]
 
*[[tax]] reduction  
 
*[[tax]] reduction  
 
*artificial manipulation of the money supply to reduce [[inflation]]
 
*artificial manipulation of the money supply to reduce [[inflation]]
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By 1983, Thatcherism in Britain had led to the worst [[unemployment]] figures since 1923.
 
By 1983, Thatcherism in Britain had led to the worst [[unemployment]] figures since 1923.
 
==See also==
 
*[[Reaganomics]]
 

Revision as of 13:23, 24 November 2008

Thatcherism refers to the economic policy of Margaret Thatcher while British prime minister between 1979 and 1990. It consisted of

By 1983, Thatcherism in Britain had led to the worst unemployment figures since 1923.