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1

the 1931 and 1935 elections: why did conservatives want an election after NG was formed

it would strengthen their position after labour govs collapse in august

2

the 1931 and 1935 elections: what did gov ask for to deal with the crisis

a doctors mandate

3

the 1931 and 1935 elections: what is a doctors mandate

support from the voters at a general election for a 'medicine' that might not be pleasant

4

policies of the national gov: what did the national gov introduce from 1931

a range of economic policies to deal with the crisis it had inherited

5

policies of the national gov: what did the policies introduced by ng from 1931 address

financial problems, trade and industry

6

policies of the national gov: what did ng come off under economic policies from 1931

gold standard

7

policies of the national gov: what did ng aim to do from 1931 under economic policies

aimed to balance budget and limit gov spending to match gov income