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Professor Charles Bean, executive director and chief economist at the Bank of England, will give a public lecture at LSE on Tuesday 24 October.

The lecture, Globalisation and Inflation, will explore the links between the economic development of China and other Asian economies and inflationary developments in the industrial economies.

Professor Christopher Pissarides, LSE, will chair this event.

Globalisation and Inflation is on Tuesday 24 October 2006 at 6.30pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Aldwych, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. This event is held in conjunction with the LSESU Economics Society.

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To reserve a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 

Press cuttings

The Guardian
Interest rates rise to 5 per cent (10 Nov 06)
Article refers to a speech given by Charlie Bean, the Bank of England's chief economist, at LSE. 

Guardian
Bank poised to raise interest rates amid fears of trouble ahead (8 Nov 06)
Charlie Bean, the Bank's chief economist, said in a speech to the London School of Economics last month: 'If inflation has settled above target, a deeper or more prolonged slowdown is potentially required to bring it down.' 

In2Perspective
BoE Chief Economist signals interest rate rise (26 Oct 06)
Increased globalisation will force central banks to move quickly and aggressively to slow inflation, according to the Bank of England's chief economist. In a speech at LSE, Professor Charles Bean demonstrated how globalisation meant that inflation was now less affected by changes in the domestic economy's growth rate. 

ShareCast
Bean cautions against rushing to curb inflation (26 Oct 06)
Bank of England chief economist Charles Bean said in a speech yesterday that policy makers should 'err on the side of caution' in their bid to curb inflation. Bean, speaking at LSE, said: 'If inflation has settled above target, a deeper or more prolonged slowdown is potentially required to bring it down.'
http://www.sharecast.com/cgi-bin/sharecast/story.cgi?story_id=880798| 

The Times
Inflation warning signals a probable rate rise (25 Oct 06)
Globalisation will make it harder for central banks to quell inflation, forcing them to act more aggressively to do so and making it more crucial that they act quickly to stem any sustained pick-up in price pressures, the Bank of England's chief economist Charles Bean said in a public lecture at LSE last night. 

The Telegraph
Economy Inflation alert by Bank's economist (25 Oct 06)
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2006/10/25/cnecon25.xml| 

Financial Times
Globalisation 'could keep inflation high' (25 Oct 06)
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/9af28db6-63c5-11db-bc82-0000779e2340.html| 

The Herald
Hawkish move raises rate-rise expectations (25 Oct 06) 

The Main Wire
BOE's Bean Q&A: Globalization Benefits May Not Persist (26 Oct 06)

Forbes, USA
BoE'S Bean says fall in oil prices is 'not such good news as it first appears' (24 Oct 06)
Article refers to a speech given by Charles Bean at LSE this evening.

Euro2day, Greece
London shares outlook - higher bolstered by record close on Wall Street (24 Oct 06)
Article refers to a lecture at LSE this evening Globalisation and Inflation, given by Charles Bean, executive director and chief economist at the Bank of England. 

The Times
Need to Know: Global Business Briefing (23 Oct 06)
Charles Bean, chief economist of the Bank of England and a member of its Monetary Policy Committee, is to make a speech to LSE tomorrow on the theme of 'globalisation and inflation. 

13 October 2006

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