Memoranda and related papers in reverse chronological order. Dates given are mainly those of memoranda to which earlier papers may be attached. Subjects/documents include:
'Making Britain the world's best', draft report of CBI National Manufacturing Council (14 Aug), 2 Sep.
'Labour migration from the former USSR: causes, forecasts, implications', conference paper by members of Russian Academy of Sciences, 2 Sep.
Planning for 'no' vote in French referendum on Maastricht Treaty, 11 Sep.
Possible delay of attempt to get Maastricht Treaty ratified by House of Commons until after second referendum in Denmark, 14 Sep.
Suggested points on General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) Uruguay Round for Union of Industrial and Employers' Confederations of Europe (UNICE) delegation to raise with Prime Minister John Major, 14 Sep.
Proposed energy/carbon tax, 15 & 28 Sep.
British shipping industry, 16 Sep.
Rail privatisation, 16 Sep.
Value Added Tax and the Single European Market, 16 Sep.
Views of Helmut Schmidt on economic situation in Germany and Europe as a whole, 17 Sep.
Proposals for taxation of foreign companies in United States, 18 Sep.
CBI stance on exchange rate, interest rates and fiscal policy, 21 Sep.
UK housing market, 25 & 28 Sep.
Economic and political situation in South Africa, 28 Sep.