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Expectations for 2014
(G)rowth & (I)nflation
April vs. March

 

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LAC Average

Brazil

Chile

Colombia

Guatemala

Mexico

Paraguay

Peru

Uruguay

 

REVELA is a free Web-based monthly service on inflation and growth expectations in Latin America. REVELA's Web site offers an up-to-date report and a database with historical information. This service compiles data from the expectations surveys of eight Latin American Central Banks that have inflation-targeting regimes. REVELA does not represent official projections by the IDB or any other official institution.

REVELA

Revelations of Expectations in Latin America

The April 2014 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that average growth expectations for 2014 have remained constant at 3.7% while inflation expectations for 2014 have increased from 4.7% to 4.8%. In most of the countries studied, expected 2014 growth decreased between the March and April surveys. Indeed, expected growth fell in Brazil (0.1%), Chile (0.1%), Mexico (0.1%) and Paraguay (0.1%). Expected growth now ranges between 5.5% (Peru) to 1.7% (Brazil). The GDP weighted average inflation expectation for the region for 2014 is 5.3% and the GDP weighted average growth expectation is 2.5%. Inflation expectations rose in Brazil (0.3%), Chile (0.3%), Colombia (0.1%) and Guatemala (0.2%) and fell in Mexico (0.1%) and Paraguay (0.2%). Download the full report and data.

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