Inquiry status: oral evidence taking in progress
The Committee has now issued two calls for evidence, the first requested information on the dsitributional effects of QE and the second is for submissions on additional terms of reference. Please see the links below for full details.
Submissions already received by the Committee will be used as part of this inquiry. Submissions should be limited to 3000 words, and be received by the Committee by 14 January 2013.
MPs question Paul fisher from the Bank of England and Robert Stheeman from the Debt Management Office
Inquiry into quantitative easing continues on Tuesday 14 May
Committee takes further evidence on quantitaive easing
The meeting took place on Tuesday 29 January
The Treasury Committee has today called for additional written evidence to aid with its inquiry into Quantitative Easing (QE)
Committee calls for written evidence in response to the Bank of England’s paper - the Distributional Effects of Asset Purchases
Evidence given by Robert Stheeman, Chief Executive, Debt Management Office, and Paul Fisher, Executive Director, Markets, Bank of England.
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Please note that electronic copies of written evidence MUST be provided in Word format. If a paper copy of evidence is submitted, it should be clearly printed or typed on single sides of A4 paper, unstapled. The Committee may refuse evidence received in any other formats.