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Unanchored expectations? Interpreting the evidence from inflation surveys

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  • Wayne Huang
  • Bharat Trehan

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This Economic Letter uses two surveys of inflation expectations, one based on household respondents and the other on professional forecasters, to examine whether there has been a change in the way households and firms perceive the inflation process.

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  • Wayne Huang & Bharat Trehan, 2008. "Unanchored expectations? Interpreting the evidence from inflation surveys," FRBSF Economic Letter, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue jul25.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedfel:y:2008:i:jul25:n:2008-23
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    1. Rodrigo Mariscal & Andrew Powell & Pilar Tavella, 2014. "On the Credibility of Inflation Targeting Regimes in Latin America," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 6604, Inter-American Development Bank.
    2. José Antonio Murillo Garza & Paula Sánchez Romeu, 2012. "Testing the Predictive Power of Mexican Consumers' Inflation Expectations," Working Papers 2012-13, Banco de México.
    3. Rodrigo Mariscal & Andrew Powell & Pilar Tavella, 2014. "On the Credibility of Inflation Targeting Regimes in Latin America," IDB Publications (Working Papers) 86253, Inter-American Development Bank.

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    Inflation (Finance) ; Economic forecasting;

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