Interest Rates and Monetary Policy: Data on interest rates from the UK, eurozone and the US; a summary of the Bank of England’s and international, quantitative easing policy.
This paper sets out the legislation and guidance on speed limits and how highways authorities can vary limits in their areas. It also explains policy towards 20 mph, motorway and rural speed limits and how speed limits are enforced. Finally, it summarises the policies of successive governments towards speed limits.
Latest data on government net borrowing and net debt.
GDP International Comparisons: data and forecasts for the UK and the world's largest economies.
Inflation: International: Harmonised Index of Comsumer Prices data on international inflation rates.
Retail sales: key indicators on the value of retail sales.
UK Gross Domestic Product: Regularly updated data on growth and forecasts.
The briefing provides latest statistics on UK productivity including breakdowns by sector and region/country of the UK. It also explains why productivity is important to growth, the public finances and living standards, analyses whether the stagnation in productivity is temporary or permanent, looks at the impact of Brexit on productivity growth and outlines Government policy. International comparisons are also included.
Looks at the rules which came into force in April 2015 giving people more flexibility about when and how to access their defined contribution pension savings
This House of Lords Library Note considers committees in the House of Lords which deal with public matters.