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Walter Nash, Bretton Woods, 1944

Walter Nash, Bretton Woods, 1944

At the conference held at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, in the US in 1944, nations discussed the shape of the post-war world monetary order. New Zealand was concerned that any arrangements devised should not compromise its full-employment policy. New Zealand’s Minister of Finance Walter Nash addresses the conference.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'International economic relations - International economic order after 1900', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 December 2021)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, published 11 Mar 2010