Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Si Guo , Philippe Karam , and Jan Vlcek
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 12 July 2019
Keywords: Real interest rates, Economic theory, Development, Price controls, Monetary policy, inflation, the Philippines, output gap, BSP, inflation rate
Inflation rates rose sharply in the Philippines during 2018. Understanding the demand and supply sources of inflation pressures is key to monetary policy response. Qualitatively, indicators have pointed to evidence...