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A Microfoundation of Monetary Economics

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  • Shouyong Shi

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In this lecture, I explain what the microfoundations of money are about and why they are necessary for monetary economics. Then, I review recent developments of a particular microfoundation of money, commonly known as the search theory of money. Finally, I outline some unresolved issues.

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Length: 47 pages
Date of creation: 07 Mar 2006
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