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Dalton, (Edward) Hugh Neale, Baron Dalton (1887-1962), politician

Ben Pimlott

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32697
Dalton, (Edward) Hugh Neale, Baron Dalton (1887-1962), politician

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Upbringing, Cambridge friendships, and Fabianism | Marriage, war service, and academic economics | Labour MP | Labour's programme: practical socialism | Rejection of appeasement and Churchill's coalition | Socialist chancellor of the exchequer | Financial crisis and resignation | Brief return to office, retirement, and death | Assessment

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