Economic Policy: Historical

‘Britain’s withdrawl from the Gold standard: the end of an Epoch’ in R. Parker and R Whaples (eds), Handbook of Major Events in Economic History, Palgrave, forthcoming. Kitson Gold Standard June 2012

‘The Deindustrial Revolution: The Rise and Fall of UK Manufacturing, 1870-2010’ in R.Floud P. Johnson (eds), The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Britain, Vol 2, CUP, forthcoming. Kitson and Michie The Deindustrial Revolution – web

Failure Followed by Success or Success Followed by Failure? A Re-examination of British Economic Performance Since 1950’ in R. Floud and P. Johnson  (eds), The Cambridge Economic History of Britain, Cambridge University Press, 2004. Kitson Cambridge Economic History 2004

‘Slump and Recovery: the UK Experience’ in T. Balderston (ed.), World Economy and National Economies in the Interwar Slump, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2002. Also forthcoming in R.Parker (ed), The Seminal Works of the Great Depression, Edward Elgar.

‘Recession and Economic Revival in Britain: The Role of Policy in the 1930s and 1980s’, Journal of Contemporary European History, 1999. Kitson CEH 1999

‘Fixed Exchange Rates and Deflation: The Gold Standard and the ERM’, Economics and Business Education, Vol.II, No. 5, Spring 1994, pp. 11-16, reprinted in N. Healey (ed.), The Economics of New Europe: From Community to Union, Routledge 1995, Chapter 3, pp.68-81 (with J. Michie).

‘Bilateralism in the Interwar World Economy’, Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol.47, no.3, pp.197-219, 1995 (with S. Solomou).

‘Trade and Growth: an Historical Perspective’, in J. Michie and J. Grieve Smith (eds), Managing the Global Economy, Oxford University Press, January 1995 (with J. Michie).

‘Depression and Recovery: Lessons from the Interwar Period’, in J. Michie and J. Grieve Smith (eds), Unemployment in Europe, Academic Press, January 1994 (with J. Michie).

‘Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: A Cambridge View’, The Review of Income and Wealth, Series 39, No.4, December 1993, pp.435-447 (with G.C. Harcourt).

Coordinated Deflation: The Tale of Two Recessions, Full Employment Forum, August 1993 (with J.Michie)

‘Trade Policy and the Regionalisation of Imports in Interwar Britain’, Bulletin of Economic Research, June 1991 (with S. Solomou).

‘Effective Protection and Economic Recovery in the UK During the 1930s’, Economic History Review, 2, Vol.44, April 1991 (with S. Solomou and M. Weale). Available from JSTOR:

Protectionism and Economic Revival: The British Interwar Economy, Cambridge University Press, December 1990 (with S.Solomou). Further information here

‘The Macroeconomics of Protectionism: The Case of Britain in the 1930s’, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol.13, no.1, 1989, pp. 155-169 reprinted in G.Palma, T.Lawson and J.Sender (eds), Kaldor’s Political Economy, Academic Press (with S.Solomou). Kitson and Solomou CJE 1989