Various, including pay and pay determination, tax cuts as incentives, problems of small firms (CBI Wales conference), 6 Apr. Includes a substantial number of other papers relating to discussions at the conference.
Consumer protection legislation; metrication and average weight system; need for less regulation of business (seminar on industry and average quantity at Sussex University), 10 Apr.
Trade with Belgium and the rest of Europe and with Japan (Belgian Chamber of Commerce luncheon), 11 Apr.
CBI reaction to Budget and its increasing influence (CBI Eastern Regional Council meeting), 12 Apr.
Importance of market research in promoting business interests (Market Research Society meeting), 14 Apr.
Failure of Budget to restore tax incentives for middle management (CBI Yorkshire and Humberside Council meeting), 20 Apr.