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BOE MPC's Tenreyro in inaugural speech cited Brexit to explain UK under-performance versus other expanding advanced economies. But that seems too subtle to influence political debate, where economic topics that resonate are unemployment, recession and so on.
Interviewed Paul Mizen, who pulls together BOE's Decision Maker Panel business survey. He noted how Brexit is curbing hiring - firms "acknowledging that the supply of skilled labour is not going to be as plentiful as it was before Brexit." But wage growth not accelerating.
RT @el33th4xor: Excellent paper on the unintended effects of atmospheric nuclear tests in Nevada. Short summary: we killed as many… 
@bankofengland agents: Recruitment difficulties intensified in Q4. Reports of agricultural seasonal workers from EU "less inclined to travel to the UK" due Brexit, weaker sterling. 'Vote leave, pick your own fruit'
@PanPylas New BOE website ... finding things resembles an episode of Treasure Hunt, and the prizes are equally underwhelming. Prime time TV it ain't.
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