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Ts I enjoyed reading it. S Macpherson Permanent Secretary of the Treasury 2005 16 ‘Richard Roberts 16 ‘Richard Roberts the master narrator of the concentrated slice of First Year Teacher: Wit and Wisdom from Teachers Who'€ve Been There financial history with rich political social and human dimensions Calmly authoritatively and withlashes of humour he tells the story in When Britain Went Bust of the tumultuous crisis that ended the post war dream Following the seam he mined in Saving theCity Roberts observes how Britain emerged into the post war dream Following the seam he mined in Saving theCity Roberts observes how Britain emerged into the in which we still live’ David Kynaston author of City of London The History About the Author Richard Roberts is Professor of Contemporary Financial History at King’s College London An author of eight previous books on banking history and world inance he is on the advisory boards of OMFIF and the Gulbenkian Foundation Lisbon a trustee of the Barings Archive TRUST AND WRITES A MONTHLY COLUMN FOR GLOBALCAPITA. and writes a monthly column or GlobalCapita. .
Ecounting of these even. Esided over an exhaustive democratic debate in Cabinet over the IMF package and every possible avenue was explored before exhaustive democratic debate in Cabinet over the IMF package and every possible avenue was explored before before time he sided with Denis Healey’ Lord David Owen Foreign Secretary 1977 79 ‘Professor Roberts has made an interesting and timely contribution to the literature on the 1976 sterling crisis But he has done – showing how it stemmed in part April 16th: Virginia Tech Remembers from the 1944 Bretton Woods agreements and in partrom the policies governments generally – not just the British Government – adopted on the basis they laid down’ Sir Douglas Wass Permanent Secretary of the Treasury 1974 83 ‘Richard Roberts is our oremost economic historian His book should be compulsory reading or Treasury and Bank of England officials But you do not have to be an economist to enjoy it interested in why britain is where it is’ why Britain is where it is’ Nichola. This was an exciting For information on OMFIF Press titles visit omfiforgshop THE 1976 SAGA REVISITED BRITAIN’S IMF CRISIS 40 YEARS ON The pound is in Mindful Living with Aspergers Syndrome freeall The government is divided CRISIS 40 YEARS ON The pound is in ree all The government is divided creditors are clamouring or tough action The chancellor of the excheuer is under pressure rom competing party loyalties The balance of payments seems out of control Welcome to the world of 1976 when James Callaghan’s government had to resort to the IMF to prevent disaster Richard Roberts’ ast paced account unveils the intricacies and intrigues of a watershed in British and international economic history – a chronicle displaying similarities to Britain’s Predicament After The Vote predicament after the vote LEAVE THE EUROPEAN UNION ‘THIS EXCELLENT the European Union ‘This excellent is both accurate and perceptive – a much needed unmatched historical analysis Roberts gives a clear account of how Jim Callaghan pr. When Britain Went Bust The 1976 IMF Crisis