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BOE Balances Recovery Boost Against Inflation: Decision Guide

  • Central bank’s only policy hawk is set to depart this month
  • Uncertainty about economy’s strength likely to hold off action
The Bank of England, London. 

The Bank of England, London. 

Photographer: Jonathan Perugia/In Pictures/Getty Images

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The Bank of England has a big task on Thursday, balancing the need to keep the economy recovering while limiting inflation and speculation about rising interest rates.