The Week That Will Be

1. BOE
MPC members are now falling over themselves to make speeches. We had the hawkish about-turns from Saunders and Ramsden last week; this week we can expect the same from Haskel (Monday) and Broadbent (Thursday). The title of the speech from the former is "Will the pandemic 'scar' the economy?" - I think we all know the answer is Yes - while the latter speaks on "Mismatch".

This sudden glut of speeches (Vlieghe follows the Monday after) would suggest an understandable response to the criticism contained in Friday's House of LordsĀ 

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