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Inflation's economic cost: how large? how certain?


  • Richard G. Anderson


Central bankers believe that low inflation and long-term economic growth go hand in hand. The evidence about the costs of inflation, however, is not as clear-cut.

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  • Richard G. Anderson, 2006. "Inflation's economic cost: how large? how certain?," The Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 4-9.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedlre:y:2006:i:jul:p:4-9

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    1. Hilary Croke & Steven B. Kamin & Sylvain Leduc, 2005. "Financial market developments and economic activity during current account adjustments in industrial economies," International Finance Discussion Papers 827, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
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