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Designing Inflation Targets

In: Monetary Policy and Inflation Targeting

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  • Andrew G Haldane

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  • Andrew G Haldane, 1997. "Designing Inflation Targets," RBA Annual Conference Volume (Discontinued), in: Philip Lowe (ed.),Monetary Policy and Inflation Targeting, Reserve Bank of Australia.
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