IMF paper identifies source of inflation in Cemac nations

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An International Monetary Fund paper, published on Monday, identifies the largest drivers of inflation in Central African Economic and Monetary Community (Cemac) countries.

Carlos Caceres, Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro and Darlena Tartari, the paper's authors, use a constructed dataset for country-specific commodity price indices and panel cointegrated vector autoregressive models to analyse inflation dynamics in the Cemac.

The authors note that while imported commodity price shocks are significant

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