Inflation Pressures and Monetary Policy Options in Emerging and Developing Countries-A Cross Regional Perspective »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Inci Ötker , David Vávra , Francisco Vazquez , Luis Jácome , Karl Habermeier , Kotaro Ishi , Alessandro Giustiniani , and Turgut Kisinbay
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2009
This paper analyzes the monetary policy response to rising inflation in emerging and developing countries associated with the food and oil price shocks in 2007 and the first half of 2008. It reviews inflation devel...