Profile image
By Global Economic Intersection
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Now:
Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:
Total:

Are The Effects Of Monetary Policy Asymmetric?

Sunday, March 12, 2017 5:33
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

(Before It's News)

from the Richmond Fed

– this post authored by Regis Barnichon, Christian Matthes and Tim Sablik

The Federal Reserve uses monetary policy to stimulate the economy when unemployment is high and to rein in inflationary pressures when the economy is overheating. However, evidence suggests that these policy stances have unequal effects. Contractionary monetary shocks raise unemployment more strongly than expansionary shocks lower it.’

Read more …



Source: http://econintersect.com/pages/contributors/contributor.php?post=201703120631

Report abuse

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories
 

Featured

 

Top Global

 

Top Alternative

 

Register

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.