Inflation: Limits of Slowdawn
Russian Economic Developments. Moscow, 2016, No. 5, pp. 13-15
3 Pages Posted: 19 May 2016
Date Written: May 19, 2016
In Q1 2016, inﬂation slowed down both month-on-month and year-on-year, driven by further decline in internal demand amid a strengthening rouble, as well as due to the high base eﬀect a year earlier. However, expectations for high inﬂation are still strong, which will stem decline in price growth rates in the mid-run.
Keywords: Russian economy, inflation
JEL Classification: P24, E52
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