Some Further Evidence on Interest-Rate Smoothing: The Role of Measurement Errors in the Output Gap
AbstractIt has been suggested that interest-rate smoothing may be partly explained by an omitted variable that relates to conditions in financial markets. We propose an alternative interpretation that suggests that it relates to measurement errors in the output gap.
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Length: 17 pages
Date of creation: 01 Mar 2005
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Interest-rate smoothing; Measurement errors; Output gap;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- E43 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Money and Interest Rates - - - Interest Rates: Determination, Term Structure, and Effects
- E44 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Money and Interest Rates - - - Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy
- E52 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - Monetary Policy
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- NEP-MAC-2005-03-20 (Macroeconomics)
- NEP-MON-2005-03-20 (Monetary Economics)
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