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Truth and consequences

16 November 2017 By Swaha Pattanaik

Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane says rate-setters should speak simply and honestly to the public. The first is easier than the second. Admitting past mistakes or doubts about the present is tough for institutions whose clout depends on an aura of omnipotence.

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