Published 1959 in Durham, N.C .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Contributions||Duke University., American Assembly|
|LC Classifications||HG538 D85 1959|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 60 p.|
|Number of Pages||60|
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Monetary policy directly affects short-term interest rates; it indirectly affects longer-term interest rates, currency exchange rates, and prices of equities and other assets and thus wealth. Through these channels, monetary policy influences household spending, business investment, production, employment, and inflation in the United States.
This book is a great introduction to the history of monetary policy in the United States. The readability and coverage of subjects allows for a working knowledge of what happened during the major episodes which are covered by this book.
The work is faithfully cited to original United States monetary policy book and to other comments which have been by: Writing in the June issue of theEconomic Journal, Harry G.
Johnson begins with a sentence seemingly calibrated to the scale of the book he set himself to review: "The long-awaited monetary history of the United States by Friedman and Schwartz is in every sense of the term a monumental scholarly achievement--monumental in its sheer bulk, monumental in the definitiveness of its Cited by: During World War I, for instance, monetary policy was geared toward enabling sales of government securities.
From World War II throughthe major aim of monetary policy was to maintain stable prices for government securities. Preserving the system of private enterprise has also remained an important monetary policy goal for the United States. Writing in the June issue of theEconomic Journal, Harry G.
Johnson begins with a sentence seemingly calibrated to the scale of the book he set himself to review: "The long-awaited monetary history of the United States by Friedman and Schwartz is in every sense of the term a monumental scholarly achievement--monumental in its sheer bulk, monumental in the definitiveness of its.
In many respects, the Fed is the most powerful maker of economic policy in the United States. Congress can pass laws, but the president must execute them; the president can propose laws, but only Congress can pass them.
The Fed, however, both sets and carries out monetary policy. This article is a reflection on monetary policy in the United States during Ben Bernanke’s two terms as Chairman of the Federal Open Market Committee, from to Inflation targeting, policy during the financial crisis, and post-crisis monetary policy (forward guidance and quantitative easing) are discussed and evaluated.
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An expansionary monetary policy is one way to achieve such a shift. To carry out an expansionary monetary policy, the Fed will buy bonds, thereby increasing the money supply.
That shifts the demand curve for bonds to D 2, as illustrated in Panel (b). Bond prices rise to P b 2. The higher price for bonds reduces the interest rate.
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