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CentrePiece Article
In brief: Mrs Thatcher's industrial legacy
John Van Reenen
February 2014
Paper No' CEPCP414:
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CentrePiece 18 (3) Winter 2014


Tags: industrial policy; margaret thatcher; economy; growth; productivity

John Van Reenen examines the 'unbalancing' of Britain's economy away from manufacturing since 1979.

This paper has been published as:
Chapter 1 in Investing for Prosperity: A Manifesto for Growth(2013)edited by Tim Besley and John Van Reenen.