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Monetary policy and unemployment

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Much recent research has focused on the development and analysis of extensions of the New Keynesian framework that model labor market frictions and unemployment explicitly. The present paper describes some of the essential ingredients and properties of those models, and their implications for monetary policy.

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  • Jordi Galí, 2009. "Monetary policy and unemployment," Economics Working Papers 1198, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, revised Feb 2010.
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    Nominal rigidities; labor market frictions; wage rigidities.;

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    • E32 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Business Fluctuations; Cycles

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