Inflation Control: Do Central Bankers Have it Right?

24 Pages Posted: 13 Jun 2018 Last revised: 20 Mar 2020

Date Written: 2018

Abstract

Neo-Fisherites argue that conventional central banking wisdom has inflation control wrong, in that the way to increase (reduce) inflation is to increase (reduce) the central bank?s nominal interest rate target.

JEL Classification: E4, E5

Suggested Citation

Williamson, Stephen, Inflation Control: Do Central Bankers Have it Right? (2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3194984 or http://dx.doi.org/10.20955/r.2018.127-50

Stephen Williamson (Contact Author)

University of Western Ontario

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