HonorsCollege175B

A Cross-Country Examination of Output Growth and Inflation

The Phillips Curve has been the cornerstone of U.S. economic policy for many years. Krista M. Selking’s thesis tested the relationship between growth in output and inflation to determine whether the observed relationship in the curve was sensitive to the level of development of the country, thus proving the curve to be an unreliable policy or forecasting tool. Advisor: Gary Santoni.