§ Mr. Malcolm Bruce
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what role Mr. Gavyn Davies of Goldman Sachs has in the formulation of the Government's economic policy; and if he will make a statement; 
(2) what meetingshe has had with Mr. Gavyn Davies of Goldman Sachs in the last three months; what meetings are scheduled over the next three months; and if he will make a statement; 
(3) what meetings with Mr. Gavyn Davies of Goldman Sachs have taken place over the last three months at which one or more of his special advisers were present; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Gordon Brown
[holding answers 5 February 1998]: During the course of my duties I meet a wide range of economists and business people, including Mr. Gavyn Davies.