Is the ECB policy framework suited to tackling higher inflation?

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In the face of rapidly rising inflation, is the European Central Bank’s new monetary policy framework adequate to preserve price stability?

When the ECB embarked on its strategy review in January 2020, the focus was on reversing close to a decade of below-target inflation readings. Few could have anticipated that barely four months after the institution formally adopted a symmetric 2% target, rapidly rising inflation would be the main source of concern.

The eurozone’s harmonised index of

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