Ben Broadbent

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The Guardian view on the Bank of England: on the side of profit, not people | Editorial
Editorial: The Bank places an oppressive thumb on the scale of economic justice, to guarantee the dominance of extractive interests


02, Nov, 2022 @7:05 PM

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Interest rates unlikely to rise above 5%, says Bank of England official
Ben Broadbent says increase already priced into markets would deliver ‘pretty material’ hit to economy

Phillip Inman

20, Oct, 2022 @2:27 PM

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UK consumers likely to hold off spending on socialising, senior Bank official predicts
Ben Broadbent says switch to areas with lower infection risk could linger after lockdown

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

05, Feb, 2021 @4:05 PM

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Names in the frame to be Bank of England governor
From Raghuram Rajan to Janet Yellen or Andy Haldane, who is in the running to succeed Mark Carney?

Graeme Wearden, Phillip Inman, and Angela Monaghan

24, Apr, 2019 @11:51 AM

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A new low in mansplaining – menopause as a metaphor for a failing economy | Catherine Bennett
The bank’s deputy governor is guilty of idiocy and misogyny. Sadly, he’s not alone

Catherine Bennett

20, May, 2018 @6:00 AM

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Actually, a ‘menopausal’ economy would be more productive | Jayne-Anne Gadhia
The Bank of England seems to think the menopause is a bad thing. But I like myself better in this stage of life, says Jayne-Anne Gadhia, CEO of Virgin Money

Jayne-Anne Gadhia

17, May, 2018 @9:35 AM

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The Guardian view on the Bank of England: keep the menopause out of economic theory | Editorial
Editorial: Let’s talk about the economy without repeating misogynist myths


16, May, 2018 @5:30 PM

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Deputy Bank governor apologises for 'menopausal economy' comment
Ben Broadbent said the UK economy was enduring a slump in productivity similar to late Victorian era

Angela Monaghan

16, May, 2018 @2:35 PM

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Menopausal: how an ill-advised analogy left the Bank of England deputy red faced
Ben Broadbent has had to apologise after likening declining UK productivity to menopause

16, May, 2018 @2:20 PM

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Bank deputy fails test for top job with 'menopause' comment | Nils Pratley
Ben Broadbent’s remarks about the UK economy suggest he can’t be trusted to conduct an interview safely

Nils Pratley

16, May, 2018 @12:22 PM

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Global investors look to Jackson Hole for signs of how QE will end
Central bankers at meeting will be under pressure to explain how they will exit huge stimulus packages started after the financial crisis

Richard Partington

20, Aug, 2017 @12:03 PM

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