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Deflation

Decreasing prices over time. The deflation rate is usually measured per year. In the United States, deflation is historically rare. The government does what it can to ensure widespread deflation does not occur as it would potentially lead to spending decreases since people would wait for things to become less expensive.

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BOJ stands pat, keeps upbeat view despite Japan slowdown

08-04-2014| Source:Reuters

The Bank of Japan stuck to its existing monetary stimulus on Tuesday, confident that it did not need further support measures to beat chronic deflation - even as a sales tax hike clouds the economic

ECB holds key rate, despite deflation fears

03-04-2014| Source:CNBC

to cope effectively with risks of a too-prolonged period of low inflation," he said."We don't see the risks of deflation of having increased… our analysis says the risks are limited to both sides

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