Treasury Committee press notice no.35

Session 2006-07, 8 March 2007


The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England: ten years on

The Treasury Committee will be holding the following further evidence sessions on its inquiry into The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England: ten years on:

Tuesday 20 March
9.45 am
Rt Hon Lord George of St Tudy, former Governor of the Bank of England
10.45 am (approx)
Marian Bell CBE, former member of the Monetary Policy Committee
Dr DeAnne Julius CBE, former member of the Monetary Policy Committee
Dr Sushil Wadhwani CBE, former member of the Monetary Policy Committee
Professor Charles Goodhart CBE, former member of the Monetary Policy Committee

Tuesday 24 April
9.45 am
Kate Barker, external member of the Monetary Policy Committee
Dr Andrew Sentance, external member of the Monetary Policy Committee
Professor Tim Besley, external member of the Monetary Policy Committee
Professor David Blanchflower, external member of the Monetary Policy Committee
10.45 am (approx)
Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England
Rachel Lomax, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England (Monetary analysis)
Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England (Financial Stability)
Paul Tucker, Executive Director for Markets, Bank of England
Charles Bean, Executive Director and Chief Economist, Bank of England

The meetings are scheduled to take place in Portcullis House.  Those wishing to attend the meetings should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.


NOTES
1. The Committee announced its inquiry into  The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England: ten years on, on 21 November 2006.