The only female prime minister Britain has ever had died Monday at age 87. When Margaret Thatcher took office, Great Britain was a county in trouble. Inflation was in double-digits and unemployment was on the rise. The top income tax rate stood at 83 percent and the country was being racked by one labor strike after another.
How Margaret Thatcher Revamped Britain's Economy
Tue, April 9, 2013 8:00am
Story by Jim Zarroli
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