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Walter Bagehot

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Walter Bagehot (3 February 1826 – 24 March 1877) was a British journalist, businessman, and essayist, who wrote extensively about government, economics, and literature. [1]

35 relations: Arthur Anthony Baumann, Augustine Birrell, Benjamin Disraeli, Call to the bar, Central bank, Collateral (finance), Constitution of the United Kingdom, Crane Brinton, Depository institution, England, Financial crisis of 2007–2008, HathiTrust, Interest rate, James Wilson (businessman), John William Cousin, Langport, Leslie Stephen, Lincoln's Inn, Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market, M. E. Grant Duff, National Review (1855), Norman St John-Stevas, Parr's Bank, Pneumonia, Political Studies Association, Public administration, Reform Act 1867, Richard Holt Hutton, Somerset, The Economist, The English Constitution, United Kingdom, University College London, William Shakespeare, Woodrow Wilson.

Arthur Anthony Baumann

Arthur Anthony Baumann (9 January 1856 – 20 June 1936) was a British lawyer, author, newspaper editor, businessman and Conservative Party politician.

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Augustine Birrell

Augustine Birrell KC (19 January 185020 November 1933) was a British Liberal Party politician, who was Chief Secretary for Ireland from 1907 to 1916.

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Benjamin Disraeli

Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

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Call to the bar

The call to the bar is a legal term of art in most common law jurisdictions where persons must be qualified to be allowed to argue in court on behalf of another party and are then said to have been "called to the bar" or to have received a "call to the bar".

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Central bank

A central bank, reserve bank, or monetary authority is an institution that manages a state's currency, money supply, and interest rates.

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Collateral (finance)

In lending agreements, collateral is a borrower's pledge of specific property to a lender, to secure repayment of a loan.

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Constitution of the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom does not have one specific constitutional document named as such.

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Crane Brinton

Clarence Crane Brinton (Winsted, Connecticut, 1898 - Cambridge, Massachusetts, September 7, 1968) was an American historian of France, as well as an historian of ideas.

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Depository institution

Colloquially, a depository institution is a financial institution in the United States (such as a savings bank, commercial bank, savings and loan associations, or credit unions) that is legally allowed to accept monetary deposits from consumers.

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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Financial crisis of 2007–2008

The financial crisis of 2007–2008, also known as the global financial crisis and the 2008 financial crisis, is considered by many economists to have been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.

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HathiTrust is a large-scale collaborative repository of digital content from research libraries including content digitized via the Google Books project and Internet Archive digitization initiatives, as well as content digitized locally by libraries.

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Interest rate

An interest rate is the amount of interest due per period, as a proportion of the amount lent, deposited or borrowed (called the principal sum).

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James Wilson (businessman)

James Wilson (3 June 1805 – 11 August 1860) was a Scottish businessman, economist, and Liberal politician who founded The Economist weekly and the Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China, which merged with Standard Bank in 1969 to form Standard Chartered.

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John William Cousin

John William Cousin (1849–1910) was a British writer, editor and biographer.

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Langport is a small town and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated west of Somerton in the South Somerset district.

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Leslie Stephen

Sir Leslie Stephen (28 November 1832 – 22 February 1904) was an English author, critic, historian, biographer, and mountaineer, and father of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell.

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Lincoln's Inn

The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn is one of the four Inns of Court in London to which barristers of England and Wales belong and where they are called to the Bar.

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Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market

Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market (1873) is a book by Walter Bagehot.

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M. E. Grant Duff

Sir Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant Duff (21 February 1829 – 12 January 1906), known as M. E. Grant Duff before 1887 and as Sir Mountstuart Grant Duff thereafter, was a Scottish politician, administrator and author.

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National Review (1855)

The National Review was a quarterly British magazine published between 1855 and 1864.

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Norman St John-Stevas

Norman Panayea St John-Stevas, Baron St John of Fawsley, (18 May 1929 – 2 March 2012) was a British politician, author, and barrister.

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Parr's Bank

Parr's Bank Limited was founded as Parr & Co.

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Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung affecting primarily the small air sacs known as alveoli.

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Political Studies Association

The Political Studies Association (PSA) is a learned society in the United Kingdom which exists to develop and promote the study of politics.

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Public administration

Public Administration is the implementation of government policy and also an academic discipline that studies this implementation and prepares civil servants for working in the public service.

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Reform Act 1867

The Representation of the People Act 1867, 30 & 31 Vict.

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Richard Holt Hutton

Richard Holt Hutton (2 June 1826 – 9 September 1897) was an English journalist of literature and religion.

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Somerset (or archaically, Somersetshire) is a county in South West England which borders Gloucestershire and Bristol to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east and Devon to the south-west.

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The Economist

The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.

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The English Constitution

The English Constitution is a book by Walter Bagehot.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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University College London

University College London (UCL) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised)—23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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Woodrow Wilson

Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924) was an American statesman and academic who served as the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921.

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