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Efectos de la Política Monetaria en Chile

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  • Rodrigo Valdés

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Using semi-structural VARs, this paper presents empirical evidence on the effects of Chilean monetary policy. This policy works through targeting indexed interest rates, which are approximately equal to ex-post real rates. I identify changes in monetary p

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  • Rodrigo Valdés, 1998. "Efectos de la Política Monetaria en Chile," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 35(104), pages 97-125.
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