In accordance with the government regulation of 29 March 2001, Norges Bank's implementation of monetary policy shall be oriented towards maintaining low and stable inflation. The operational target of monetary policy is an annual consumer price inflation rate of approximately 2.5 per cent over time.
Monetary Policy Report with financial stability assessment contains Norges Bank's assessment of the outlook for the key policy rate and the countercyclical capital buffer for banks. The assessments are based on the economic projections presented in this Report.
As from 2013, the Report will be published four times a year, in March, June, September and December.
More about the Report
See Change in Norges Bank's reports on monetary policy and financial stability (31.10.2012)