The chairman of the Senate economic affairs committee yesterday said he strongly believes that the Rice Tariffication Act recently signed into law by President Duterte is a strong counter-inflationary
measure that would help increase the supply of affordable rice in local retail markets.
effect is almost negligible, yet the politicians make it sound like this is the silver bullet to end our inflation woes.
policy directions-such as the urgent passage of the rice tariffication law and an overall cut in tariffs for imported food items-reveal that our economic managers and legislators continue to treat inflation as a short-term problem with emergency palliatives,' he added.
However, if the authorities let the renminbi continue appreciating more rapidly this will bring counter-inflationary
pressures of its own to an economy that is losing momentum.
Responding to recent expectations of an about-turn on counter-inflationary
policies, Mrs Thatcher declared to widespread cheers: "To those waiting with bated breath for that favourite media catchphrase, the U-turn, I have only one thing to say: You turn if you want to.
This is because many of the price rises fuelling the figures are counter-inflationary
He adjusted monetary policy to take into account the counter-inflationary
effect of such productivity enhancement and the American economy today is several trillion dollars larger as a result.
Krueger discusses Turkey's current "single digit inflation" as a success of counter-inflationary
policy that has been exceptional, and has surpassed expectations.
That is largely because it is linked to a European index that ignores every cost of buying and owning your home, so it misses the counter-inflationary
effect of the stagnant housing market.
Meanwhile, there was growing criticism that the party had failed to pick up on areas of real concern to many Turks--such as rising unemployment, which has often been the price for the AKP's strict, IMF-backed counter-inflationary
God Stinnes glorifies the iconic industrial tycoon for his counter-inflationary
, production-oriented Taylorist predictability and orderliness.