ix, 458 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Studies in business cycles ; no. 32.
Formatted Contents Note
What has inflation targeting achieved? / Mervyn King Implementing optimal policy through inflation-forecast targeting / Lars E.O. Svensson and Michael Woodford Optimal inflation-targeting rules / Marc P. Giannoni and Michael Woodford Inflation targeting, price-path targeting, and output variability / Stephen G. Cecchetti and Junhan Kim Imperfect knowledge, inflation expectations, and monetary policy / Athanasios Orphanides and John C. Williams Does inflation targeting matter? / Laurence Ball and Niamh Sheridan Limits to inflation targeting / Christopher A. Sims Inflation targeting in the United States? / Marvin Goodfriend Inflation targeting in transition economies : experience and prospects / Jiri Jonas and Frederic S. Mishkin Inflation targeting and sudden stops / Ricardo J. Caballero and Arvind Krishnamurthy.
"This volume grew out of a National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) conference on inflation targeting held in Bal Harbour, Florida, in January 2003"--p. ix.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.