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International Monetary System

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 18th March 1968.

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Photo of Mr Roy Jenkins Mr Roy Jenkins , Birmingham Stechford 12:00 am, 18th March 1968

Certainly I regard it as my duty to protect the interests of the people of this country. But I cannot think of anything which would more surely lead to a danger of all-round deflation than the collapse of international monetary confidence.