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NGOCentre for Policy Studies (CPS)
AddressCentre for Policy Studies, 57 Tufton Street, London, SW1P 3QL
Telephone020 72224488
Background InformationThe Centre for Policy Studies (CPS) is a right-wing think tank championing economic liberalism, UK independence and reduced State expenditure. Although independent, the CPS emerged out of the Conservative party's New Right in the 1970s. It was founded by Margaret Thatcher and Keith Joseph, and was closely related to the 1980s Thatcherite revolution. Sources:; Barberis et al 2000 p412
Year Created1974
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related OrganisationsConservative party;
KeywordsGovernance and citizenship; Politics and political ideologies; Think tanks & research organisations.
Last Edited ByRC at 23/10/2007 14:51:28