Thomas Laubach

Federal Reserve Board

Economist

20th & C. St., N.W.

Mailstop 61

Washington, DC 20551

United States

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Measuring the Natural Rate of Interest

FEDS Working Paper No. 2001-56
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Dec 2001
Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 650 (38,895)
Citation 6

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Natural rate of interest, interest rate rules, Kalman filter, trend growth, potential output

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New Evidence on the Interest Rate Effects of Budget Deficits and Debt

FEDS Working Paper No. 2003-12
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Jun 2003
Thomas Laubach
Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 346 (85,017)
Citation 182

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Government debt, government deficits, interest rate regressions, CBO projections, OMB projections

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The Macroeconomic Effects of the Federal Reserve's Unconventional Monetary Policies

FEDS Working Paper No. 2015-005, http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2015.005
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Eric M. Engen, Thomas Laubach and David Reifschneider
Federal Reserve Board, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Board - Division of Research and Statistics
Downloads 281 (106,734)
Citation 42

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Monetary policy reaction function, federal funds rate, forward guidance, large-scale asset purchases, zero lower bound

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Measuring the Natural Rate of Interest Redux

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-11
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Feb 2016
Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 220 (137,555)
Citation 120

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Econometrics, Money and interest rates

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The Effects of Budget Deficits on Interest Rates: A Review of Empirical Results

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Apr 2012
Thomas Laubach
Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 215 (140,017)
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Rule-of-Thumb Behaviour and Monetary Policy

FEDS Working Paper No. 2002-05
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Feb 2002
Thomas Laubach and Jeffery D. Amato
Federal Reserve Board and Goldman Sachs International
Downloads 177 (167,520)

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Rule of thumb, optimal monetary policy, interest rate rules

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Financial Stability and Optimal Interest-Rate Policy

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-067
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 19 Aug 2016
Federal Reserve Board, Federal Reserve Board, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 165 (178,137)
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Financial crises, Financial stability and risk, Leverage, Monetary policy, Optimal policy

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Implications of Habit Formation for Optimal Monetary Policy

FEDS Working Paper No. 2001-58, BIS Working Paper No. 121
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Thomas Laubach and Jeffery D. Amato
Federal Reserve Board and Goldman Sachs International
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Citation 39

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Habit formation, interest rate rules

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Learning and Shifts in Long-Run Productivity Growth

FRB of San Francisco Working Paper No. 2004-04
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 May 2004
Rochelle M. Edge, Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Monetary Affairs Division at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 118 (233,011)
Citation 47

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DGE models, Kalman-filter, Real-time data, Learning, Productivity growth

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Measuring the Natural Rate of Interest: International Trends and Determinants

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-073
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Sep 2016
Kathryn Holston, Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Harvard University, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Students, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 116 (236,018)
Citation 207

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Kalman filter, Monetary policy rules, Natural rate of output, Trend growth

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The Responses of Wages and Prices to Technology Shocks

FRB of San Francisco Working Paper No. 2003-21
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 May 2004
Rochelle M. Edge, Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Monetary Affairs Division at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 106 (251,488)
Citation 11

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Wages, prices, productivity, inflation inertia, estimated DGE models

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The Responses of Wages and Prices to Techology

FEDS Working Paper No. 2003-65
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Mar 2004
Rochelle M. Edge, Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Monetary Affairs Division at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 76 (310,441)

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Inflation interia, estimated DGE models

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Welfare-Maximizing Monetary Policy Under Parameter Uncertainty

FEDS Working Paper No. 2007-56
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Aug 2007
Rochelle M. Edge, Thomas Laubach and John C. Williams
Monetary Affairs Division at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 56 (364,067)
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technology shocks, monetary policy rules, natural rate of output, natural rate of interest

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Forecast-Based Monetary Policy

BIS Working Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Jeffery D. Amato and Thomas Laubach
Goldman Sachs International and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 56 (364,067)
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Monetary Policy in an Estimated Optimisation-Based Model with Sticky Prices and Wages

BIS Working Paper No. 87
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Jeffery D. Amato and Thomas Laubach
Goldman Sachs International and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 44 (404,038)
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The Expectations-Driven Us Current Account

Bundesbank Discussion Paper No. 10/2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Jun 2016
Mathias Hoffmann, Michael U. Krause and Thomas Laubach
Deutsche Bundesbank, University of Cologne and Federal Reserve Board
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open economy, stochastic trend growth, Kalman filter, news shocks