BURNHAM, JAMES B.: Files, 1981-1982 – REAGAN LIBRARY COLLECTIONS

 

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BURNHAM, JAMES B.: Files, 1981-1982

 

Council of Economic Advisers; Special Assistant to the Chairman

 

This collection is arranged in two series: SERIES I:  Subject File and SERIES II: Correspondence File.

 

SERIES I: SUBJECT FILE (2.5 l.ft.; OA 7424-7425)

 

This series consists of material related to economic and trade issues from the first two years of the administration including the automobile tariff agreement with Japan; the Gold Commission; passing and implementing the President’s economic program including reduction of regulations and confronting economic problems of the country including unemployment and inflation.  Also included is a series of minutes and background papers for the Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs for 1981-1982 and individual folders on other Cabinet Councils.  The material is arranged alphabetically by folder title.

 

SERIES II: CORRESPONDENCE FILE (3 l.ft.; OA 7426-7428)(

 

This series consists of material related to economic and trade issues from the first two years of the administration.  The material is correspondence and chronological files or outgoing and incoming memos and letters. The chronological file for January 1981 consists almost completely of the work of Susan Irving. Irving was the special assistant to the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers at the end of the Carter administration.  She acted as Chairman pending the  confirmation of Reagan’s Chairman nominee Murray Wiedenbaum.  James Burnham replaced Irving in February 1981.

 

SERIES I:  SUBJECT FILE

          OA 7424

          Agriculture

          Annual Economic Report (1982)

          Audit of the U.S. Economy (1981)

          Auto Import Studies (Freedom of Information Act)

          Balanced Budget Testimony

          Briefing Paper (President's Canadian Trip)

          Cabinet Council

          Cabinet Council on Commerce and Trade

          Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs  March 1981 (1)(2)

          Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs  April 1981

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – May 1981 (1)(2)

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – June 1981

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – July 1981

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – August 1981

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – September 1981

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – October 1981

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – November 1981

 Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – December 1981

 Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – January 1982

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – February 1982

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – March 1982 (1)(2)

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – April 1982

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – June 1982

Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – July 1982

 Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs – August 1982

          Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs - Working Group on Cost of Living Adjustments

                   and Federal Programs

          Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs - Working Group on Economic Statistics

          Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs - Working Group on Federal Credit Policy

          Cabinet Council on Economic Affairs - Working Group on LDC Financial Problems

(1)-(4)

          Cabinet Council on Food and Agriculture

          Cabinet Council on Human Resources

          Cabinet Council on Natural Resources

          Cabinet Council on Thrift Institutions

          Cancun Summit

          Communication Effort

          Confirmation Hearing - Weidenbaum

          Congressional Correspondence

         

          OA 7425

          Davis-Bacon

          Economic Policy Advisory Board

          Economic Stabilization and Public Finance Working Group

          Emergency Mobilization Board

          Energy Security Policy Study

          Enterprise Zone Proposal

          Ethics File (February 1981)

          Ethics File (February 1981): Staff Ethics Question (SJI) [Susan Irving]

          Gold Commission

          House Judiciary Committee

          Housing Commission

          Humphrey Hawkins and Economic Report of the President

          Indexation Working Group

          Japan U.S. Economic Relations

          National Productivity Advisory Committee

          National Security Information

          Ottawa Summit (1)-(3)

          President's Economic Recovery Program

          Press

          Task Force on Autos

          Task Force on Autos:  [CEA Proposal] (Binder)

          Task Force on Regulatory Reform, Report on

          Versailles Summit (1)-(11)

          Weidenbaum, Murray L.

         

          SERIES II:  CORRESPONDENCE

          OA 7426

          Correspondence January 1981-May 1981 (#1)

          Correspondence January 1981-May 1981 (Miscellaneous)

          Correspondence  August 1981-October 1981)

         

          OA 7427

          Correspondence (Miscellaneous) June 1981-December 1981

          Correspondence File (January 1982)

          Chron File (January 1981)

          Chron File (February 1981)

          Chron File (March 1981)

          Chron File (April 1981)

          Chron File (May 1981)

          Chron File (June 1981)

         

          OA 7428

          Chron File (July 1981)

          Chron File (August 1981)

          Chron File (September 1981)

          Chron File (October 1981)

          Chron File (November 1981)

          Chron File (December 1981)

          Chron File (January 1982)

          Chron File (February 1982)

          Chron File (March 1982)

          Chron File (April 1982)

          Chron File (May 1982-June 1982)