Households ’ inflation opinions – a tale of two surveys

  title={Households ’ inflation opinions – a tale of two surveys},
  author={Stefan Palmqvist and L Str{\"o}mberg},
From the late 1970s up to the end of 2001, households’ perspectives on current and future price developments were surveyed by Statistics Sweden (SCB, the Swedish acronym). As of 2002 the survey has been taken over by Growth from Knowledge (GfK), an international market research company. Before the changeover, in November and December 2001, GfK undertook surveys alongside SCB’s regular surveys. Despite nearly identical questions, the average inflation perceptions and expectations were… CONTINUE READING