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Turnover Liquidity and the Transmission of Monetary Policy

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  • Ricardo Lagos
  • Shengxing Zhang

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We provide empirical evidence of a novel liquidity-based transmission mechanism through which monetary policy influences asset markets, develop a model of this mechanism, and assess the ability of the quantitative theory to match the evidence.

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  • Ricardo Lagos & Shengxing Zhang, 2020. "Turnover Liquidity and the Transmission of Monetary Policy," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 110(6), pages 1635-1672, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:110:y:2020:i:6:p:1635-72
    DOI: 10.1257/aer.20170045
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