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Money and Nominal Bonds

  • Marchesiani, Alessandro
  • Senesi, Pietro

This paper studies an economy with trading frictions, ex post heterogeneity and nominal bonds in a model à la Lagos and Wright (2005). It is shown that a strictly positive interest rate is a sufficient condition for the allocation with nominal bonds to be welfare improving. This result comes from the protection against the inflation tax.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 9417.

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Date of creation: 22 Nov 2007
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Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:9417
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