Sveriges Riksbank Press Release

PRESS RELEASE - Heikensten: Inflation rise expected to be temporary. Riksbank Governor Lars Heikensten spoke at a meeting organised by Hammarby bandy club on the subject of "Some monetary policy issues" on 20 February.

Source: Sveriges Riksbank

"The Inflation Report published by the Riksbank in December anticipated a gradual and tentative recovery in economic activity during 2003. The course of events is influenced by two factors that partly counteract one another. A negative effect comes from