LoginCreate AccountAdmin Win or Lose, tt’s the policy we choose: Comparative economic performance of the inflation targeters
The inflation-growth relationship for the inflation targeters is estimated for the period 2001-2006. The results show that inflation is negatively correlated with economic growth, while the indicators for aggregate demand and aggregate supply are positively correlated with economic growth. The findings suggest that a combination of economic policies is more fruitful than a singular focus on inflation targeting. This conclusion is applicable to the case of the Philippines, where inflation is often driven by aggregate supply-linked factors rather than demand-linked factors.
Beja, Edsel Jr. (2007): Win or Lose, tt’s the policy we choose: Comparative economic performance of the inflation targeters. Published in: Loyola Schools Review , Vol. 7, (2008): pp. 243-263.