TITLE

Key Regional Implications Of The Fed Cut

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Feb2008, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article forecasts the regional implications of the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to cut interest rates. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar may possibly move to a basket-peg economy to control inflationary pressures. The rate cuts are expected to ease the pressure for revaluation in the short term. The rate cuts are expected to add to inflationary pressures in Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain.
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28378771

 

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