Handbook of Monetary Policy: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Handbook of Monetary Policy

1st Edition

Edited by Jack Rabin


1,008 pages

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Paperback: 9780824705787
pub: 2001-12-19
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Hardback: 9781138475779
pub: 2019-10-02

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This handbook explains the development and implementation of monetary policy. It examines theories and issues related to the preservation of economic activity and explores why the preservation of economic stability is a principal goal of public policy.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Contents of Companion Volume (Handbook of Fiscal Policy) -- UNIT I PRESERVING ECONOMIC STABILITY -- Part A: Business and Economic Activity -- Part B: Perspectives from Economic Theory -- Part C: Forecasting and Measuring Economic Activity -- Part D: Political Dimensions of Economic Policy -- UNIT II MONETARY POLICY -- Part A: History and Institutions -- Part B: Inflation and Economic Policy -- Part C: Financial Markets and Institutions -- Part D: Implementation of Monetary Policy -- Part E Monetary Policy and Interest Rates -- UNIT III FISCAL POLICY -- Part A: Historical Perspectives -- Part B: Tax Policy and Taxes -- Part C: Budgeting and Accounting -- Part D: Financing and Debt -- UNIT IV ECONOMIC POLICY, GROWTH AND EMPLOYMENT -- Part A: Employment -- Part B: Economic Development and Growth -- Part C: Implementation of Fiscal Policy.

About the Editor

Jack Rabin

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration