Determinants of Factors that Affecting Inflation in Malaysia

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  • Rabiul Islam University Utara Malaysia
  • Ahmad Bashawir Abdul Ghani
  • Emil Mahyudin
  • Narmatha Manickam


Inflation became a one of the serious matters over a period of time. It can be said that, throughout the past few years, Malaysia's inflation is caused by many factors. The aim of the paper is to determinants of factors that affecting inflation in Malaysia This paper consists of quantitative method and the econometric model is used for identify the relationship between the dependent and independent variables. It can be categorized two models in this paper namely mathematical model and econometric model. In this paper, it has been discussed the autocorrelation, multicollinearity and heteroscedasticity. High inflation may cause negative impact to a particular country. Keywords: Inflation, money supply, exchange rate, unemployment rate JEL Classifications: E5, E23, E31, F31


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Author Biography

Rabiul Islam, University Utara Malaysia

Department of International Studies, Senior Lecturer




How to Cite

Islam, R., Ghani, A. B. A., Mahyudin, E., & Manickam, N. (2017). Determinants of Factors that Affecting Inflation in Malaysia. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, 7(2), 355–364. Retrieved from