John McFall was the Member of Parliament for Dumbarton (1987-2005) and then Dumbartonshire West (2005-2010), chairing the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee from 2001 until 2010. Ennobled on his retirement from the Commons, he is now Senior Deputy Speaker in the House of Lords where he also chairs the Liaison Committee and the Procedure and Privileges Committee. He was co-author for Politeia of Banking on Recovery: Towards an accountable, stable financial sector (2016) and The Financial Sector and the UK Economy: The Danger of Over-Regulation (2013).

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The Corbyn Conundrum

  • By Lord McFall of Alcluith
  • September 18, 2015

Jeremy Corbyn's election as Labour Party leader should be seen at Westminster as a wake-up call. Politicians should ponder the anti-politics victory with humility, says Lord McFall,...

‘The Financial Sector and the UK Economy: The Danger of Over-Regulation’, by J. McFall, K. Matthews, P. Minford, D.  Green, J. Dannhauser, J. Hodgson, S. Cochrane and D. B. Smith July 2013 Press Release