Inflation targeting can boost stability-Bank paper

This article from Reuters, published Thursday 17 August, takes a look at the recent research paper from the Bank of England, co-authored by governor Mervyn King.

"The paper titled: 'The danger of inflating expectations of macroeconomic stability' explores the role of inflation expectations and contains no guidance on the current monetary policy outlook," it says.

"Its authors note that both output growth and inflation have been much more stable than they were in the 1970s and 1980s and that res