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The need for a higher inflation target in the EU

Posted on 21 October

The ECB inflation target is 2% – ‘it aims to maintain inflation rates below, but close to, 2% over the more »

Inflation target during deflation

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Readers Question: How does inflation targeting operate when there is a deflation? and what are the problems associated with this? more »


Problems of Deflation

Posted on 20 October

Deflation is defined as a fall in the general price level. It is a negative rate of inflation. It means more »

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