Essays Tagged: "price stability"

A brief description of the pros and cons of joining the Euro, and the problems that may be faced by the UK in the future

oods may decrease, as it is easier for firms within the 'Euro-zone' to trade with each other due to price transparency. Price transparency is a major advantage as it would make it easier for a consume ... as it would make it easier for a consumer to compare goods and this would force companies to become price competitive. This is good for the consumer. Price stability would make it easier for firms to ...

(3 pages) 70 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Macroeconomic Aims of a Government

rnment and policymakers of a country intervenes in the economy in order to achieve economic growth, price stability, and low rate of unemployment.First and foremost, economic growth can be defined as ... his may even help curb the problem of poverty.The authority also highly regards sustaining a stable price level as a primary objective of economic policy. This is because inflation, defined as a susta ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Essay - Lexus and the Olive Tree - Developments in Kazakhstan

e private sector the primary engine of its economic growth, maintaining a low rate of inflation and price stability, shrinking the size of its state bureaucracy, maintaining as close to balanced budge ... ult. "The decision to replace bureaucrats with markets meant that these countries had to liberalize prices by lifting government controls. They had to stabilize their economies by controlling inflatio ...

(6 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

European Central Bank Author: Irina Violina

.....64. Monetary policy of the ECB.............................................65. Price-stability..............................................................136. Managing t ... . We will also talk about how the ECB manages the Euro currency, the essence of its primary goal of price-stability, and the role of the TARGET payment system.The final part of our project will be ded ...

(13 pages) 68 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Independent Bank of England, Essay topic: Significance of the Indpendent Monetary Policy Comitee in the U.K. over the nation's economy

dependent Bank of England were explained in the 1998 Bank of England Act. The Bank has "to maintain price stability, and, subject to that, to support the economic policy of Her Majesty's Government in ... the most successful moves of his time because it has resulted with an increase in the stability of price levels, increase of employment levels, and an increase of the overall economic growth within t ...

(3 pages) 43 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Operations management.

budget to achieve macroeconomic objectives such as full employment, sustained long-term growth and price stability".Fiscal policies can basically be described as a tool used by the government to cont ...

(6 pages) 147 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

What has the EURO done for the EU?

.1 Goods and Financial Markets4.1.1 Business Confidence4.1.2 Reduced Costs and Downward Pressure on Prices4.1.3 Stability4.1.4 Integration of Financial Markets4.2 Macroeconomic Effects4.2.1 Price Stab ... deficit to gross domestic product (GDP) must not exceed 3%. Others include a commitment to achieve price and currency stability.In 1999, the exchange rates of the participating currencies were irrevo ...

(13 pages) 286 0 3.8 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Rates & Indexes

Define "Inflation Targeting" and critically evaluate this frame work for the conduct of this monetary policy. Does "Inflation Targeting" work in emerging markets?

um term numerical targets for the inflation to the public.2) An institutional commitment of setting price stability as the primary goal.3) To devise an information inclusive strategy in which many var ... n of the domestic currency, and failed to have the desired effects of inflationary expectations and price level. Due these drawbacks the use of monetary aggregates was deemphasized and its prominence ...

(10 pages) 52 0 1.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Inflation Targeting

pply shocks and other challenges?---------------------------------The world has entered a period of price stability since the early 1990's when many industrialised countries abandoned their exchange r ... ge) through a specified time period•The main goal of their monetary policy will be to maintain price stability and also to a smaller degree but also important, is output stability.•Monetary ...

(10 pages) 50 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Achieving domestics stability.

e the recent trends; how these objectives are interrelated, and lastly why I think the objective of price stability should be the most important for the government.As we known, Australia is a mixed ec ... government has 9 main economic objectives, there are: fulfilling full employment rate, maintaining price stability, constant economic growth, maintaining environment standards, external balance, equi ...

(4 pages) 22 1 2.0 May/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Crisis In Argentina

ged the peso one-to-one with the U.S. dollar. While it succeeded in curbing inflation and providing price stability, it did not provide the intended platform from which Argentina could build. The Arge ... ountry. From 1991 to 1996, Argentine per capita GDP grew at an average rate of 4.8% (Ian Campbell). Price stability was achieved but at the expense of Argentina's growth. Pegging its currency to the d ...

(7 pages) 47 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Euro

Bank (ECB) was established in June of 1998. It is based in Frankfurt, Germany and aims to maintain price stability and to conduct a single monetary policy across the euro area. In January of 1999 the ... conditions for cross border commerce. Another goal of the introduction of the euro was to even out prices between different European countries, increasing competition and benefiting consumers.The smo ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Relationships between the Australia's economic objectives

partly compatible in the long term but to some extent also conflicting especially in the short term.Price stabilityPrice Stability and Rapid economic and employment growth – Price stability can b ... – Price stability can be compatible with sustained or long term economic and employment growth.Price stability eg low inflation creates a climate of good business confidence, thus encouraging pro ...

(8 pages) 16 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Monetary Policy In Australia

omy, to affect the level of aggregate demand. The primary goal of the Monetary Policy is to achieve price stability by ensuring that inflation as measured by the CPI stays within the target range of 2 ... floating exchange rate since 1983, the RBA is still able to intervene in this market to affect the price of AUD relative to another currency.Tools1.The RBA is able to indirectly affect the credit cre ...

(7 pages) 41 0 3.9 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Healthcare Insurance Industry

ndividual who makes more money would be able to afford the higher coverage which results in a lower priced co pay and annual deductible. Alternatively the individual with less income is forced to pay ... ffect on the economy? The stated goals of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee are to maintain price stability and sustainable economic growth. It means the Federal Reserve will try to minimize i ...

(11 pages) 158 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Maintaining Price Stability

Price Stability or low inflation plays a large part in both the economic and social well being of a ... nd social well being of a country. "Inflation is basically described as the general increase in the prices of goods and services in an entire economy over time." (Financial Guide, 2007) Measured by th ... categories, Demand-pull, caused by excess demand, and Cost-push resulting from lowering of supply. Price stability is one of the main objectives that the Australian Government tries to achieve using ...

(5 pages) 18 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Monetary Policy - From an Australian perspective(2008)

onomic objectives exceedingly important. Full employment, low inflation, sustained economic growth, price stability, equitable distribution of income, sustaining high standards of living and external ... costs of living and a strong business investment including high export demand and rising commodity prices, the RB has been striving to restore monetary policy to normality. It can be said that the RB ...

(4 pages) 17 1 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Summary of Supply and Demand of Labour

ermine wage rate and allocation of labour resources in an industry•Wages = income of employees/price of labour/cost to employers using labour•Outcomes of labour market important consideratio ... ;Outcomes of labour market important considerations in the achievement of govts macro objectives of price stability and full employment•Wage growth will affect aggregate demand and demand inflati ...

(8 pages) 24 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Inflation target for the Federal Reserve

al system. The Fed is charges with exercising monetary policy to insure "maximum employment, stable prices, and moderate long-term interest rates" (Simpson, 1). The Federal Reserve is he central bank ... to monetary policy. The reason that a low inflation rate is seen as a good thing is that it creates price stability and helps preserve the preserve the value of government bonds. Government bonds are ...

(6 pages) 31 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Impact of current economic crisis on Singapore

nd is driven by overseas market. As these characteristics have an important implication on domestic price determination and inflation, impact of global economic crisis has led to sharpest recession an ... 2.1% Singapore was on its way to glory.In spite of government's monetary policy of "preservation of price stability over course of buisness cycle" inflation in Singapore was 2.1%, highest since Asian ...

(7 pages) 42 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays