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NAU, HENRY R.: Files, 1981-1983


Planning and Evaluation Directorate, NSC


Henry Nau is currently a professor of Political Science and International Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University.  He holds a B.S. degree in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in International Relations from the Johns Hopkins University.  He is also the current director of the U.S.- Japan Legislative Economic Agenda and the U.S. Japan Legislative Exchange Program. 


Prior to his work with the NSC, Professor Nau served in the Department of State as an Under Secretary for Economic Affairs (1975-1975), as a Special Assistant, Under Secretary for Economic Affairs (1976-1977), and as an expert in the Foreign Affairs Office (1977-1981).


Professor Nau served as a senior staff member with National Security Council from February 1981-July 1983 He worked in the International Economic Affairs Directorate.  One of his primary duties at the NSC was coordinating policy for the G-7 Economic Summits.


The collection is arranged chronologically by date of summit.


RAC Box 1-Nau (Box 90987)

Briefing Material Re Jamaica and East Caribbean, April 1982 (Binder)

President’s Trip to Jamaica and Barbados (Binder) [04/07/1982-04/11/1982] (1)-(2)

Versailles Economic Summit Third Preparatory Meeting Paris (Binder) [04/23/1982-

04/25/1982] (1)-(9)

Trip of President Reagan to the Versailles Summit, (Binder) [06/04/1982-06/06/1982]


Ottawa Economic Summit, (Binder - President’s Briefing Book) [07/19/1981-

07/21/1981] (1)-(10)

Ottawa Economic Summit, (Binder) [07/20/1981-07/21/1981] (1)-(7)

IBRD/IMF Development Committee September 1982 (Binder) (1)-(2)

Department of Treasury Briefing for Meeting of the Group of Seven, Group of Ten, and

Interim, Toronto, Canada (Binder) [09/03/1982-09/04/1982] (1)-(5)

Box 2-Nau (Box 90365)

Trip of President Reagan to Williamsburg, VA (Binder) [05/28/1983-05/31/1983] (1)-(5)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Canada

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Declaration of Economic Recovery

Williamsburg Summit (1983): East-West Issues (1)-(5)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Economic Policy

Williamsburg Summit (1983): European Community

Williamsburg Summit (1983): France (1)-(4)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Germany (1)-(4)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Implementation of Commitments (1)-(2)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Italy

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Japan (1)-(2)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Miscellaneous Bilateral (1)-(2)


RAC Box 3-Nau (Box 90353)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Preparatory (1)-(13)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Presidential Correspondence to Summit Leaders

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Sherpa Correspondence and Meetings (General) (1)-(3)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Technology (1)-(4)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Thank You Letters

Williamsburg Summit (1983): Trade Debt/Finance (1)-(2)

Williamsburg Summit (1983): United Kingdom (1)(2)