It is difficult to analyse inflation
trend at such a micro level, but I think higher rate of inflation
in Lahore means that some people must be charging higher prices from consumers than they should,' said NUST Islamabad School of Social Sciences and Humanities Principal and Dean Dr Ashfaque Hasan Khan.
The resulting headline inflation
rate last December, according to the PSA, was brought about by mixed movements in the annual growths among the commodity groups.
The government targets inflation
to settle within the range of 2-4 percent this year.
According to Koba Gvenetadze when inflation
target of 3% is announced we do not imply inflation
from 0% to 3% but rather that inflation
close to 3% in the medium term.
The gradual acceleration of inflation
continued as expected in November.
policy makers in concern of upcoming inflation
policy; he concludes that "high inflation
leads to cause its uncertainty high" and is identified as Friedman-Ball Hypothesis.
persistence is good or bad depends upon i) the level of inflation
, ii) the degree of inflation
persistence, iii) the underlying drivers of inflation
persistence, iv) level of development of economy-inflation
is volatile in developing world compared to developed one2, and v) focus of monetary policy - price stability versus financial stability or growth or some combination - which would obviously be the function of the current state of underlying economy.
This article outlines the importance of inflation
expectations in the conduct of monetary policy, discusses some useful tools the Bank has developed to assess the policy implications of inflation
expectations, highlights recent trends in inflation
expectations, and draws out the implications for current monetary policy settings in New Zealand.
This article compares the implications of four different measures of the inflation
In summary, Qatar's inflation
continued to remain subdued in the first seven months of 2015.
Based on analysis presented below, the case for a missing disinflation that can be solved by using the short-term unemployment rate to predict inflation
is less compelling than some commentators have suggested.
It said core inflation
slightly increased on the back of higher prices of "other expenses and services".