Share Radio interview: Inflation Report

On 5th November, Simon Rose interviewed Pete Comley to talk about the latest Bank of England Inflation Report. Some of the issues covered included:

  • What was new in the latest Inflation Report?
  • Why do we have an inflation target?
  • Should we scrap the inflation target?
  • Chancellor said zero inflation was “welcome news” today in letter to MPC – the issues with this.
  • Why has inflation been declining since the 1980s?
  • The problems with CPI.

You can hear the full interview here:

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