The Implementation of Monetary Policy in China: The Interbank Market and Bank Lending
AbstractWe analyze the impact of monetary policy instruments on interbank lending rates and retail bank lending in China using an extended version of the model of Porter and Xu (2009). Unlike the central banks of advanced economies, the People's Bank of China uses changes in the required reserve ratios and open market operations to influence liquidity in money markets and adjusts the regulated deposit and lending rates and loan targets to intervene in the retail deposit and lending market. These interventions prevent the interbank lending rate from signalling monetary policy stance and transmitting the effect of policy to the growth of bank loans.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research in its series Working Papers with number 262011.
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Date of creation: Aug 2011
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Monetary Policy Implementation; Regulated Retail Interest Rates; Transmission Mechanism; Window Guidance; Bank Loans; China;
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