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1981 Jul 30 Th
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Economy: Alan Walters diary (budget) [Howell accepts depletion policy is nonsense; says Energy department is against it][released 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Walters MSS (Churchill Archives Centre): WTRS 3/1/1
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 32
Themes: Monetary policy, Energy

Thursday 30th July 1981

11.00 Seminar with Adelman

Howell [David Howell] accepts that depletion policy is economic nonsense, but asked how (politically) they could put it across. Says Ministers of Egy [Energy] are against it.