Project

The interaction between food prices, macro-economy and monetary policy

Duration
01 October 2014 → 31 May 2017
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Agricultural and natural resource economics, environmental and ecological economics
    • Economic growth and aggregate productivity
    • Macroeconomic policy, macroeconomic aspects of public finance and general outlook
    • Monetary policy, central banking and the supply of money and credit
    • Prices, business fluctuations and cycles
    • Macroeconomics and monetary economics not elsewhere classified
Keywords
economic activity food prices inflation
 
Project description

This project studies the impact of changes in food commodity prices on economic activity, inflation and the interaction with monetary policy.