Mervyn King appears before Treasury Committee

24 November 2009

The Treasury Committee holds an evidence session on the Bank of England's November 2009 inflation report with Governor, Mervyn King, other bank directors and members of the Monetary Policy Committee. Watch live from 9.45am.

The witnesses are:

  • Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England
  • Paul Tucker, Deputy Governor
  • Paul Fisher, Executive Director, Markets, and
  • Dr Adam Posen and Dr Andrew Sentance, external members of the Montetary Policy Committee

The Inflation Report is produced on a quarterly basis by Bank of England staff under the guidance of the members of the Monetary Policy Committee. The report is designed to provide a comprehensive and forward-looking framework for discussion among MPC members and to allow the Bank to share its thinking.

To further enhance transparency and understanding around the Bank's decisions on monetary policy, the Treasury Committee questions the Governor of the Bank and other MPC members on their recent decisions and on the outlook for monetary policy going forward.

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