Paradiso, Antonio and Rao, B. Bhaskara (2011): How Rational are the Expected Inflation Rate in Australia?
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This paper uses the methodology of Pearce (1979) and Bhagestani and Noori (2008) to show that the expected rate of inflation by the market participants in Australia is more rational than the household survey forecasts by the Melbourne Institute.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||How Rational are the Expected Inflation Rate in Australia?|
|Keywords:||ARIMA Forecasts, Expected Inflation Rate, Survey data, Australia.|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C12 - Hypothesis Testing: General
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models ; Single Variables
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E3 - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles
|Depositing User:||Antonio Paradiso|
|Date Deposited:||07. Feb 2011 21:40|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 11:34|
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