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Measuring core inflation: notes from a 2007 Dallas Fed conference


Abstract: In May 2007, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas hosted a conference, organized with the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, titled \\\\"Price Measurement for Monetary Policy.\\\\" The conference broadly focused on two issues - the measurement of core inflation and the measurement of inflation expectations. This paper summarizes the conference papers on core inflation.

Keywords: Price indexes; Price levels; Inflation (Finance); Monetary policy;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Part of Series: Staff Papers

Publication Date: 2008

Issue: May

Order Number: 4