The Great Debate UK

A new paradigm for inflation

January 14, 2011

-Kathleen Brooks is research director at forex.com. The opinions expressed are her own.-

Monetary policy: QE2 or the Titanic?

October 1, 2010

“Those whom the gods would destroy, they first drive mad.” – the words of a wise Roman thinker (or was it a Greek central banker?). At any rate, the gods certainly seem to have no benevolent intentions with regard to this country, judging by the statements coming from the Bank of England, in particular the calls for another round of quantitative easing from one member of the Monetary Policy Committee and the cry of “Spend, spend, spend” from another.

from The Great Debate:

Cross-dressing in fiscal, monetary policy

September 30, 2010

"For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?" (Matthew 16:26)

from MacroScope:

How uncertain exactly is the uncertain BoE?

August 11, 2010

king-inflation.jpgFor a central bank that looks certain to bust its 2 percent inflation target for most of the time between now and the London 2012 Olympics, there is still a lot of uncertainty out there.

Rubbish rates – what is a saver to do?

August 9, 2010

-Rachel Mason is PR manager at Fair Investment Company. The opinions expressed are her own.-

Post stress tests: lending conditions likely to remain tough

July 26, 2010

SnipImage-Jane Foley is research director at Forex.com. The opinions expressed are her own.-

Friendly Cameron and King get mix right for now

July 2, 2010

By Ian Campbell

–  The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are their own –

Breaking up banks is not so hard to do

May 28, 2010

-Laurence Copeland is a professor of finance at Cardiff University Business School and a co-author of “Verdict on the Crash” published by the Institute of Economic Affairs. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Sovereign default risk, fact or fiction?

May 14, 2010

-Jane Foley is research director at Forex.com. The opinions expressed are her own.-

New UK coalition deserves 7 out of 10

By Hugo Dixon
May 13, 2010

– Hugo Dixon is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –