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    1. October 20, 2014

      Market nerves do not portend global slump

      A nervous mood has settled on global financial markets, apparently driven by some disappointing short-term economic data....

    2. May 28, 2014

      EU should stop worrying about deflation

      Deflation is the dog that did not bark after the financial crisis. It was a real and present danger in the depths of the...

    1. November 6, 2013

      BoE approach risks sharp and sudden rate rise

      There will be no surprise when the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee announces its latest interest rate decision on...

    2. Money Supply

      February 4, 2013

      An honest argument for a dual mandate

      Asked today whether the Treasury should scrap the Bank of England’s 2 per cent inflation target, former policy maker and...

    3. November 9, 2012

      Osborne launches raid on QE surplus

      George Osborne has decided to grab about £35bn of surpluses being built up under the Bank of England’s money-printing...

    4. November 8, 2012

      BoE suspends bond-purchase plan

      The Bank of England suspended its emergency bond-purchasing programme on Thursday, raising doubts about whether quantitative...

    5. March 22, 2012

      More weight for energy prices in inflation index

      From Prof Costas Milas. Sir, Andrew Sentance (“Central bankers must lean against wind on oil prices”, March 20) is worried...

    6. FT Alphaville

      March 20, 2012

      The Lunch Wrap

      Good morning, New York FT ALPHAVILLE Commodity central bank action: Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser at PwC and...

    7. FT Alphaville

      March 19, 2012

      A call for central bank action on commodity prices

      Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser at PwC and former member of the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee, has just...

    8. March 19, 2012

      Central banks must address rising oil prices

      In 2008-9, chaos in global financial markets led to a large recession across the world economy. The recovery from that...

    9. January 2, 2012

      Rapid fall in inflation expected

      Inflation is set to fall rapidly this year, the vast majority of economists think, aligning them with the Bank of England,...

    10. December 31, 2011

      Andrew Sentance

      Andrew Sentance, who has been awarded a Commander of the British Empire, has become best known of late as the arch hawk on...

    11. December 8, 2011

      Critics attack Mervyn King’s pessimism

      The governor of the Bank of England is damaging consumer and business confidence with “exaggerated” claims about the...

    12. October 7, 2011

      QE is the last resort, but will it work?

      On Wednesday, fund manager M&G held an inflation conference. It featured Andrew Sentance, former member of the Bank of...

    13. September 29, 2011

      Laurelian economics tells it as it is

      From Prof Mark Blyth. Sir, Andrew Sentance (“More QE will only give us more inflation, not growth”, Insight, September 27)...

    14. FT Alphaville

      September 27, 2011

      Pink picks

      Comment, analysis, and other offerings from Tuesday’s FT, Big audit firms face Brussels onslaught The business model of the...

    15. September 26, 2011

      More QE will give us more inflation, not growth

      It is sometimes said that bad news comes in threes. That certainly applies to global financial markets over the summer. In...

    16. June 22, 2011

      Doves drown out hawks in MPC minutes

      Writing the minutes of the monetary policy committee is a business fraught with risks for all at the Bank of England. Get...

    17. FT Alphaville

      June 22, 2011

      Reasons for a UK QE2 trade

      To the minutes of the last Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee meeting… … specifically paragraph 25 where the majority...

    18. Money Supply

      June 22, 2011

      Two dovish tilts on the MPC and one puzzle

      All eyes were on the Bank of England minutes of the June Monetary Policy Committee to see whether the replacement of Andrew...

    19. Money Supply

      June 14, 2011

      UK Inflation's upward march

      It appears from the chart that UK inflation held steady in May, although at much too high a level. Unfortunately, that is a...

    20. June 9, 2011

      MPC leaves interest rates unchanged

      The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee voted to hold rates steady at their current record low of half a percentage...

    21. June 5, 2011

      Economic Outlook: Rate rulings in spotlight

      Interest rate announcements from the European Central Bank, the Bank of England and the Reserve Bank of Australia dominate...

    22. May 24, 2011

      Bank’s swing voter opposes rates rise

      One of the swing voters on the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee has said that raising interest rates could be...

    23. May 24, 2011

      Bank should take rap for inflation

      From Mr Jan Ledochowski. Sir, In his article “The Bank’s intensifying inflation nightmare” (Comment, May 20), Martin Wolf...

    24. May 20, 2011

      Sterling and euro interest rate paths diverge

      Sterling and the euro took diverging paths this week as the outlook for interest rates in the UK and the eurozone assumed...

    25. May 18, 2011

      Bank vote weighs on pound

      Sterling’s inflation-led bounce proved short-lived after minutes from the Bank of England’s May meeting gave interest rate...

    26. May 18, 2011

      Bank remains split over rate rise

      The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee remained split three ways in May but voted for no change in interest rates,...

    27. May 18, 2011

      BG Group in demand after upgrade

      BG Group was in demand in the London market on speculation that its recent underperformance may make it vulnerable to a...

    28. Money Supply

      May 17, 2011

      Broadbent's straight bat

      Ben Broadbent will be confirmed as an MPC member, I am sure,  after an assured performance played with a very straight bat...

    29. May 17, 2011

      Drawing power of the dollar

      Surprisingly weak US production data added to currency volatility on Tuesday, driving investors to dollar havens and wiping...

    30. May 15, 2011

      Outlook: Traders await rate-setting details

      A series of data due out in the UK looks destined to advance market expectations of the Bank of England’s outlook on...

    31. April 26, 2011

      Call for stronger pound to counter oil prices

      The strongest advocate for an interest rate rise on the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee has warned of the risk...

    32. Money Supply

      April 26, 2011

      Sentance, examined

      No-one could accuse Andrew Sentance of leaving the MPC without making his position clear. The Bank of England’s chief hawk...

    33. April 20, 2011

      Public expects inflation to drop

      Public expectations of inflation fell sharply this month to the lowest level since last autumn in a possible sign of...

    34. April 17, 2011

      Economic outlook: UK rate-rise clues sought

      The outlook for monetary policy in the UK and insight into the US housing market will provide the focus for investors in a...

    35. April 11, 2011

      Yen rises as appetite for risk declines

      Risk appetite faded on Monday as a further sizeable aftershock in Japan lifted the yen, while last week’s interest rate...

    36. March 23, 2011

      Bank remains split on policy, minutes show

      The Bank of England’s monetary policy committee remained in wait-and-see mode in March with the interest rate setting body...

    37. Money Supply

      March 23, 2011

      No change in Bank of England vote

      Minutes just released show that all members of the monetary policy committee maintained their vote from the previous month....

    38. March 23, 2011

      MPC rate stance curbs pound

      Sterling’s recent strong run was ended after minutes from the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee meeting this month...

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