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The Term Structure of Interest Rates


  • J. M. Culbertson


I. The elements of term structure theory, 489. — II. The role of debt liquidity differences in the rate structure, 491. — III. The role of speculative activity in the term structure, 496. — IV. Changes in the maturity structure of demand for funds, 502. — V. Yields on short-term and long-term U. S. government securities 1920–1957, 504. — VI. Some implications for credit policy, 516.

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  • J. M. Culbertson, 1957. "The Term Structure of Interest Rates," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 71(4), pages 485-517.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:qjecon:v:71:y:1957:i:4:p:485-517.

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