Central Bank Deputy Governor Calls Inflation Number One Enemy

2023. február 07.


Inflation, digital central bank currency, and sustainability were also on the agenda of this year’s Lámfalussy Conference, organized by Hungary’s central bank.

In the current turbulent economic situation, inflation is the number one enemy for central banks around the world, and especially in the region, said Mihály Patai, Deputy Governor of the Magyar Nemzeti Bank, Hungary’s central bank, at an international conference organized by the MNB on Monday, named after Sándor Lámfalussy. According to MTI, Patai stressed that in the changed international financial and economic situation, monetary and fiscal policymakers need to work together to take unprecedented measures.