Committee hears from the Governor of the Bank of England

15 April 2016

Dr Mark Carney gives evidence to the Economic Affairs Committee in its annual session with the Governor of the Bank of England.


Tuesday 19 April in Committee Room 1, Palace of Westminster

At 3.35pm

  • Dr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England

Topics of discussion

Areas the session covers include:

  • What risks are there to remaining in the European Union?
  • What risk does China pose to the UK economy?
  • Is the housing market still the biggest medium-term risk to the UK economy?
  • How important is membership of the European Union to London’s status as a leading international finance centre?
  • Are banks now too complex to fail?
  • When will inflation return to target?
  • Are any further changes to banking regulation required as a result of the revelations in the ‘Panama Papers’?
  • To what extent is the historically large current account deficit a concern?

Further information

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