BoE’s Tenreyro sees hopeful signs for UK productivity

Silvana Tenreyro
Silvana Tenreyro
Photo: Bank of England/Flickr

The Bank of England’s Silvana Tenreyro presented evidence that the UK’s long productivity slump may soon come to an end in remarks on January 15.

The external monetary policy committee member said two sectors – finance and manufacturing – accounted for the bulk of the recent productivity weakness, having shown strong productivity growth before the 2008 crisis. As financial firms complete a process of repair, some productivity growth should return to the sector, she noted, and the cost of

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: