727R. J. A.
Salter to Harrod, 10 December
cover, Salter sends to Harrod a memo on the Population Bill, printed
for limited circulation, explaining why he voted against the
- 1. J. A.
Salter, Statistics and the Public, privately printed, 6 December
1937; Harrod's copy is filed in HP VI-124/1. In the memo, Salter
discusses Harrod's letter to The Times of December 3 (Harrod
1937:17 , press item
17 ; see, for context,
note 1 to that item),
pointing out that Harrod does not address the only relevant
question: whether the additional questions, beyond those asked by
population experts (the age of parents, the duration of marriage
at the birth of each child, and the order of birth of each child),
are really necessary.
- a. From
All Souls College, Oxford # , one page ALS, with
envelope addressed to Christ Church, in HP VI-124/2.
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