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The forecasting properties of survey-based wage-growth expectations
National Institute of Economic Research, Stockholm, Sweden.
Sveriges riksbank, Stockholm, Sweden.ORCID iD: 0000-0002-4840-7649
2011 (English)In: Economics Letters, ISSN 0165-1765, E-ISSN 1873-7374, Vol. 113, no 3, 276-281 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Weevaluate survey-based wage-growth expectations and find that they are neither unbiased nor efficient forecasts. Concerning out-of-sample forecast precision, survey participants generally perform worse than a constant forecast. Caution should accordingly be exercised when relying on these data for policymaking.

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Elsevier, 2011. Vol. 113, no 3, 276-281 p.
Keyword [en]
Survey data, Forecasts, Sweden, Monetary policy
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Economics
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Economics
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URN: urn:nbn:se:oru:diva-58335DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2011.08.013ISI: 000298528700022Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-80053172989OAI: oai:DiVA.org:oru-58335DiVA: diva2:1116735
Available from: 2017-06-27 Created: 2017-06-27 Last updated: 2017-07-25Bibliographically approved

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