World Food Prices and Monetary Policy

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World Food Prices and Monetary Policy
The large swings in world food prices in recent years renew interest in the question of how monetary policy in small open economies should react to such imported price shocks. We examine this issue in a canonical open economy setting with sticky prices and where food plays a distinctive role in utility. We show how world food price shocks affect... READ MORE...

Publication date: July 2010
ISBN 9781455201440
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