Economics Explorer

The Economics Explorer is a series of documents that aims to provide an introduction to the functions of MAS, inflation and monetary policy.

  • 28 November 2018

    Economics Explorer #1: Monetary Authority of Singapore

    This issue examines the role and functions of the MAS, and provides a short history of MAS, our responsibility of formulating and conducting Singapore's exchange rate policy, as well as regulation and supervision of financial institutions.

  • 16 January 2018

    Economics Explorer #2: Inflation

    This document explores the topic of inflation — how to measure it, what causes it, what its costs are, and how it is related to economic growth and globalisation.

  • 16 January 2018

    Economics Explorer #3: Monetary Policy and the Economy

    This document explores the nuts and bolts behind monetary policy in Singapore — what its objectives are, how it is conducted by MAS, and how it affects the economy.

Last Modified on 16/01/2018