TITLE

Dropping inflation targeting would be 'irresponsible', asserts King

AUTHOR(S)
Jackson, Gary
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);1/28/2013, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the aim of the British government to decrease inflation to boost the performance of the mortgage market. It states that this plan will not be efficient as this will affect the monetary policy of the country. According to the author, the country should boost its monetary policy to support its economic growth.
ACCESSION #
85202514

 

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