Archive (Walters MSS)

Economy: Alan Walters diary (interest rates) [Middleton complains about interest rate rise][released 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Walters MSS (Churchill Archives Centre): WTRS 3/1/2
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 59
Themes: Monetary policy

Tuesday 16th November 1982

To USA - by concord [Concorde]

Met by Mark Dodd

Saw Bevan Waide, Anne Krueger and Aklog Birara (Personnel) [World Bank economists]

Peter M [Peter Middleton] phoned to complain that interest rate meeting had gone as EG [Eddie George] PM and I agreed

- no decrease in interest rates unless there is considerable market pressure