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Inflation Expectations, Consumption and the Lower Bound: Micro Evidence from a Large Euro Area Survey

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Identification
Discussion Paper 092
Publication date
8 February 2019
Author
Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs

Description

Inflation Expectations, Consumption and the Lower Bound: Micro Evidence from a Large Euro Area Survey

Description

This paper exploits a very large multi-country survey of consumers to investigate empirically whether higher inflation expectations lead to more consumer spending.

Author(s)

Ioana A. Duca, Geoff Kenny, European Central Bank; Andreas Reuter, European Commission

Information and identifiers

Discussion Paper 092. February 2019. Brussels. PDF. 44pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-18-019-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-77429-4 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
doi: 10.2765/844956 (online)

JEL classification: D12, D84, E21, E31, E52.

Disclaimer

European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.

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