Globalization and Disinflation: A Note

19 Pages Posted: 19 Dec 2004 Last revised: 13 Apr 2005

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Assaf Razin

Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute); Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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Date Written: December 2004

Abstract

The note analyzes how globalization forces induce monetary authorities, guided in their policies by the welfare criterion of a representative household, to put greater emphasis on reducing the inflation rate than on narrowing the output gaps.

Suggested Citation

Razin, Assaf, Globalization and Disinflation: A Note (December 2004). NBER Working Paper No. w10954. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=629596

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