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Monetary policy and a brightening economy


  • Charles I. Plosser


President Plosser discusses why he thinks the economy is on firmer footing than it has been for the past several years. He also discusses why he believes it is appropriate to end asset purchases and why he supported the FOMC's decision in January to continue to reduce the pace of purchases.

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  • Charles I. Plosser, 2014. "Monetary policy and a brightening economy," Speech 91, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedpsp:91

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    1. Isabel Cairó & Shigeru Fujita & Camilo Morales-Jimenez, 2020. "The Cyclicality of Labor Force Participation Flows: The Role of Labor Supply Elasticities and Wage Rigidity," Working Papers 20-23, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
    2. Andrea Ajello & Isabel Cairó & Vasco Curdia & Thomas A. Lubik & Albert Queraltó, 2020. "Monetary Policy Tradeoffs and the Federal Reserve's Dual Mandate," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2020-066, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
    3. Isabel Cairo & Shigeru Fujita & Camilo Morales-Jimenez, 2022. "The Cyclicality of Labor Force Participation Flows: The Role of Labor," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 43, pages 197-216, January.

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