New UPIER Working Paper: Vol 13 - just published!

Did the UK's foreign policy influence the development of the sovereign debt crisis in Eastern Europe during the 1980s? By tracing the cumulative effects of foreign policy pursued under the Heath, Callaghan and Thatcher governments we can see how the policy of détente played a significant role in creating the conditions that would contribute to the soverign debt crisis in 1981. Please click here to read Catherine Lefèvre's new paper on the subject.