Inflation Targeting in Emerging Market Countries
This paper outlines what inflation targeting involves for emerging market/transition countries and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of this monetary policy strategy. The discussion suggests that although inflation targeting is not a panacea and may not be appropriate for many emerging market countries, it can be a highly useful monetary policy strategy in a number of them.
|Date of creation:||Aug 2000|
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|Publication status:||published as American Economic Review, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 105-109, May 2000.|
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