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Has forward guidance been effective?

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  • Smith, Andrew Lee

    () (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City)

  • Becker, Thealexa

    (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City)

Abstract

A. Lee Smith and Thealexa Becker compare forward guidance announcements with changes in the effective federal funds rate and find the two policy measures have had similar macroeconomic effects.

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  • Smith, Andrew Lee & Becker, Thealexa, 2015. "Has forward guidance been effective?," Macro Bulletin, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, pages 1-3, Sep 4.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedkmb:00030
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    2. Bundick, Brent, 2015. "Estimating the Monetary Policy Rule Perceived by Forecasters," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, issue Q IV, pages 33-49.
    3. Richhild Moessner & David-Jan Jansen & Jakob de Haan, 2017. "Communication About Future Policy Rates In Theory And Practice: A Survey," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(3), pages 678-711, July.
    4. Luis E. Arango & Javier Pantoja & Carlos Velásquez, 2017. "Effects of the central bank’s communications in Colombia. A content analysis," Borradores de Economia 1024, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.

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    JEL classification:

    • E43 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Money and Interest Rates - - - Interest Rates: Determination, Term Structure, and Effects
    • E52 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit - - - Monetary Policy

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