Monica Jain

Principal Economist


Monica Jain

Principal Economist
Financial Markets
Monetary Policy Analysis and Research

Bank of Canada
234 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON, K1A 0G9

Curriculum vitae


Perceived Inflation Persistence

Staff Working Paper 2013-43 Monica Jain
The Survey of Professional Forecasters (SPF) has had vast influence on research related to better understanding expectation formation and the behaviour of macroeconomic agents. Inflation expectations, in particular, have received a great deal of attention, since they play a crucial role in determining real interest rates, the expectations-augmented Phillips curve and monetary policy.

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  • Ph.D. (Economics), Queen’s University
  • M.A. (Economics), University of British Columbia
  • B.B.A. (Management & Economics), University of Toronto

Research Interests

  • Macroeconomics
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Monetary Economics


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