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Appendix 2: List of witnesses

Evidence is published online at: https://www.parliament.uk/the-use-of-rpi and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7219 3074).

Evidence received by the Committee is listed below in chronological order of oral evidence session and in alphabetical order. Those witnesses marked with ** gave both oral and written evidence. Those marked with * gave oral evidence and did not submit any written evidence. All other witnesses submitted written evidence only.

Oral evidence in chronological order

*

Chris Giles, Economics Editor, The Financial Times

QQ 1–13

*

Paul Johnson, Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies

QQ 1–13

*

Jonathon Athow, Deputy National Statistician and Director General for Economic Statistics, Office for National Statistics

QQ 14–22

*

Sir David Norgrove, Chair, UK Statistics Authority

QQ 14–22

*

Simon Briscoe, Consultant on Statistical Matters

QQ 23–31

*

David Lloyd, Head of Institutional Portfolio Management, M&G Investments

QQ 23–31

*

Dr Geoff Tily, Senior Economist, Trades Union Congress

QQ 23–31

*

Rt Hon. Elizabeth Truss MP, Chief Secretary to HM Treasury

QQ 32–49

*

Steve Farrington, Deputy Director, HM Treasury

QQ 32–49

*

Sir Robert Stheeman, Chief Executive, United Kingdom Debt Management Office

QQ 32–49

*

John Pullinger CB, UK National Statistician, Head of the Government Statistical Service and Chief Executive of the UK Statistics Authority.

QQ 50–60

*

Dr Ben Broadbent, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England

QQ 61–68

Alphabetical list of all witnesses

AEA Technology Pensions Campaign

RPI0009

Association of Accounting Technicians

RPI0002

Jonathon Athow Deputy National Statistician and Director General for Economic Statistics, Office for National Statistics (QQ 14–22)

Andrew Baldwin

RPI0003

Arthur Barnett

RPI0015 RPI0040

**

Simon Briscoe (QQ 23–31)

RPI0008

British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA)

RPI0018

*

Dr Ben Broadbent, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England (QQ 61–68)

Keith Cameron

RPI0005

Professor Jagjit Chadha

RPI0021

Steve Farrington, Deputy Director, HM Treasury (QQ 32–49)

*

Chris Giles, Economics Editor, The Financial Times (QQ 1–13)

Matthew Hill

RPI0035

Professor Robert Hill

RPI0010

Phillip Howard

RPI0023

Incomes Data Research (IDR)

RPI0012

Independent Television Commission Retirement Association (ITCRA)

RPI0013

Insight Investment

RPI0030

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)

RPI0027

**

Paul Johnson, Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies (QQ 1–13)

RPI0039

Legal & General Investment Management

RPI0033

Jill Leyland

RPI0038

David Lloyd, Head of Institutional Portfolio Management, M&G Investments (QQ 23–31)

Nomura International PLC

RPI0032

*

Sir David Norgrove, Chair, UK Statistics Authority (QQ 14–22)

Office for National Statistics

RPI0041

*

John Pullinger CB, UK National Statistician, Head of the Government Statistical Service and Chief Executive of the UK Statistics Authority (QQ 50–60)

Dr Jeff Ralph

RPI0029

Resolution

RPI0016

Shaun Richards

RPI0024

Royal Statistical Society (RSS)

RPI0001 RPI0025

*

Sir Robert Stheeman, Chief Executive, United Kingdom Debt Management Office (QQ 32–49)

Ruffer LLP

RPI0019

Thames Valley Pensioners Convention

RPI0036

The Public Service Pensioners’ Council (PSPC)

RPI0031

The RPI/CPI User Group

RPI0028

*

Dr Geoff Tily, Senior Economist, Trades Union Congress (QQ 23–31)

Trades Union Congress (TUC)

RPI0006

Transport Focus

RPI0037

**

Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP, Chief Secretary to HM Treasury (QQ 32–49)

RPI0034

UK Statistics Authority

RPI0026

Union of Shop, Distributive & Allied workers (USDAW)

RPI0014

UNISON

RPI0004

United Utilities Water Limited

RPI0007

Professor Martin Weale

RPI0017

Bill Wells

RPI0020

Jenny Yiu

RPI0022





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