ECB should adopt symmetric 2% target with AIT – US economist

Inflation

Leading US economists and former officials agreed the European Central Bank should adopt a 2% symmetric inflation target after the ongoing strategy review.

In a panel discussion organised by the Peterson Institute for International Economics on May 25, experts stressed the ECB should transition to a less pre-emptive policy framework. Changing inflation dynamics and more complex and volatile financial markets may require a mandate allowing the central bank to swiftly react to changing economic

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: