RBA Won't Give Up on Inflation Target

By Sophia Rodrigues

Published On 25 Jul 2019 , 11:15 AM

Few interesting stories 2day about RBA's inflation target. I am finding it hard to believe RBA will give up on the target or even suggest lowering it. I expect the key message to be about flexibility around it, and as "means to an end" Nothing new really or will there be?

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