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Una Teoría Positiva de Política Monetaria en un Modelo de Tasa Natural


  • Robert J Barro
  • David B Gordon


A discretionary policymaker can create surprise inflation, which may reduce unemployment and raise government revenue. But when people understand the policymaker's objectives, these surprises cannot occur systematically. In equilibrium people form expecta

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  • Robert J Barro & David B Gordon, 1983. "Una Teoría Positiva de Política Monetaria en un Modelo de Tasa Natural," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 20(60), pages 211-228.
  • Handle: RePEc:ioe:cuadec:v:20:y:1983:i:60:p:211-228

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