Announcements and Credibility of Monetary Policy
AbstractAn infinitely repeated monetary policy game a la R. Barro and D. Gordon (1983) is considered. Before the game starts the government announces a policy rule. If there is a slight probability that government is honest and a slight probability that the government makes mistakes, then a sufficiently patient government will have average loss close to its commitment loss in all sequentially rational equilibria of the infinitely repeated game. Copyright 1996 by Royal Economic Society.
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Volume (Year): 48 (1996)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
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- Christian Schultz, 1996. "Announcements and Credibility of Monetary Policy," Discussion Papers 96-07, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics.
- Christian Schultz, 1996. "Announcements and Credibility of Monetary Policy," EPRU Working Paper Series 96-06, Economic Policy Research Unit (EPRU), University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics.
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- R. Cellini & L. Lambertini, 2003. "On the Dynamic Consistency of Optimal Monetary Policy," Working Papers 463, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna.
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