Michele U. Fratianni

Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Professor of Business Economics

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

Universita' Politecnica delle Marche

Professor of Economics

Piazzale Martelli, 8

60121 Ancona

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

43

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Scholarly Papers (43)

1.

The Role of Banks in the Subprime Financial Crisis

Review of Economic Conditions in Italy, 2009/1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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accounting, banks, credit, crisis, fair values, risk aversion, undercapitalization

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Rescuing Banks from the Effects of the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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announcements, financial crisis, rescue plans, undercapitalization

Financial Crises, Safety Nets and Regulation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Financial Crises, Safety Nets and Regulation

Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, Vol. 2, August 2008
Posted: 19 Dec 2009
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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, credit, crisis, money, moral hazard, regulation, safety net, subprime

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The Gravity Equation in International Trade

HANDBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, 2nd edition, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 517 (51,873)
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gravity equation, trade theories, borders, regional trade agreement, currency unions

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Fiscal Dominance and Money Growth in Italy: The Long Record

Explorations in Economic History,Vol. 38, pp. 252-272, 2001
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Apr 1999
Michele U. Fratianni and Franco Spinelli
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
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budget deficits, fiscal dominance, monetary accommodation, central bank independence

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The Banking Bailout of the Subprime Crisis: Size and Effects

PSL Quarterly Review, Vol. 63, No. 254, pp. 185-231, 2010
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Apr 2011
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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announcements, financial crisis, rescue plans, undercapitalization

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Banks' Great Bailout of 2008-2009

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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announcements, financial crisis, rescue plans, undercapitalization

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Trade Costs and Provincial Heterogeneity in Italy

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 343 (85,038)

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trade costs, heterogeneity, distance, gravity equation

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Geography of Trade Costs in Italy

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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trade costs, distance, heterogeneity, gravity equation

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International Monies, Special Drawing Rights, and Supernational Money

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jul 2009
Pietro Alessandrini and Michele U. Fratianni
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 310 (95,176)
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international money, international monetary system, Special Drawing Right, supernational bank money

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The Limits to Integration

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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integration, continental blocs, culture, geography, institutions, regional trade agreements

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The Evolutionary Chain of International Financial Centers

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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banking, evolution, finance, money, Genoa, Venice, Florence, Antwerp, Amsterdam, London, New York

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Resurrecting Keynes to Stabilize the International Monetary System

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Pietro Alessandrini
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics
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Keynes Plan, external imbalances, exchange rates, international monetary system, key currency, supranational bank money

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International Trade Efficiency, the Gravity Equation, and the Stochastic Frontier

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Heejoon Kang and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 276 (107,820)

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Efficiency coefficients, OLS residuals, trade gravity, trade potentials

15.

Macroeconomic Instability and the Phillips Curve in Italy

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 May 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
University of Brescia - Department of Economics, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and University of Brescia
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fiscal dominance, inflation, macroeconomic stability, wage indexation, Phillips curve

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Did Genoa and Venice Kick a Financial Revolution in the Quattrocento?

Oesterreichische Nationalbank Working Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Franco Spinelli
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
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Financial revolution, credibility, debt, public bank, Genoa, Venice

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An Assessment of the Bank for International Settlements

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
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international organization, financial regulation, policy coordination

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The Phillips Curve and the Italian Lira, 1861-1998

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
University of Brescia - Department of Economics, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and University of Brescia
Downloads 163 (178,332)
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inflation, Phillips curve, Italian lira

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A Centralized Monetary Union for Mercosur: Lessons from Emu

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Dec 2006
Michele U. Fratianni and Andreas Hauskrecht
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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monetary union, endogenous optimal currency area, integration, Mercosur

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The Banking Bailout of the Subprime Crisis: Big Commitments and Small Effects?

Indiana Working Paper No. 2011-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Francesco Marchionne and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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announcement, bank, event study, financial crisis, rescue plan

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Who is Running the IMF: Critical Shareholders or the Staff?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
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IMF, G-7, principal-agent relationship, critical shareholder, staff autonomy

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Borders and the Constraints on Globalization

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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borders, integration, gravity model, RTA, monetary unions

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External Imbalances and Financial Fragility in the Euro Area

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 May 2012
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics, Università Politecnica delle Marche - Department of Economics and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Sovereign yield spreads, external imbalances, adjustment burden, monetary union

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Size of Regional Trade Agreements and Regional Trade Bias

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
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RTA, regional trade bias, trade flows

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Expanding RTAs, Trade Flows, and the Multinational Enterprise

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Mar 2008
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
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Trade Blocks, Regional Integration, Multinational Enterprises (MNEs), Plurilateral RTAs, Trade Creation, Trade Diversion

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Do Additional Bilateral Investment Treaties Boost Foreign Direct Investments?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 May 2010
Chang Hoon Oh and Michele U. Fratianni
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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bilateral investment treaty, foreign direct investment, gravity equation, network diversity

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Government Debt, Reputation and Creditors' Protections: The Tale of San Giorgio

Review of Finance, Vol. 10, pp. 487-506, 2006
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Financial revolution, credibility, debt, public bank, Genoa, Venice

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On the Relationship between RTA Expansion and Openness

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Chang Hoon Oh
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 105 (250,995)
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gravity equation, plurilateral RTAs, size, trade creation, trade diversion

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The Gravity Equation in International Economics and International Business Research: A Note

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Aug 2010
Michele U. Fratianni, Chang Hoon Oh and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 93 (272,007)

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gravity equation, international trade, foreign direct investment, methodology

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The (In)Effectiveness of Announcements of Banking Bailouts

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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announcement, bank, event study, financial crisis, rescue plan

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Bank Asset Reallocation and Sovereign Debt

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-35
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
Michele U. Fratianni and Francesco Marchionne
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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crisis, loans, regulator, securities, mutual protection pact

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The Konstanz Seminar on Monetary Theory and Policy at Thirty

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 17, pp. 641-664, September 2001
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Jürgen von Hagen
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Bonn - Institute of Economic Policy
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Monetarism, Keynesian paradigm, economic education, economics journals

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Basel III, Clubs and Eurozone Asymmetries

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-36
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Sep 2014
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
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Basel III, clubs, financial regulation, Eurozone, asymmetries.

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Trade Costs and Economic Development

Indiana Working Paper No. 2011-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Francesco Marchionne and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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trade costs, heterogeneity, economic development, gravity equation

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Money Growth and Inflation: International Historical Evidence on High Inflation Episodes for Developed Countries

Bank of Finland Research Discussion Paper No. 1/2019
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Jan 2019
Marco Gallegati, Federico Giri and Michele U. Fratianni
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics, Università Politecnica delle Marche and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Quantity theory of money, Time-frequency analysis, Low frequency relationships, High inflation episodes

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In the Absence of Fiscal Union, the Eurozone Needs a More Flexible Monetary Policy

PSL Quarterly Review, vol. 68 n. 275, 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Pietro Alessandrini and Michele U. Fratianni
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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urozone, external imbalances, adjustment mechanism, sterilisation

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In the Absence of Fiscal Union, the Eurozone Needs a More Flexible Monetary Policy: A Reply

PSL Quarterly Review, vol. 69 n. 278, 2016
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Pietro Alessandrini and Michele U. Fratianni
Università Politecnica delle Marche - Faculty of Economics and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Eurozone, external imbalances, adjustment mechanism

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150 Years of Italian Political Unity and Economic Dualism: An Introduction

Rivista Italiana degli Economisti, Vol. 3, December 2012
Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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debt, economic dualism, economic growth, inflation

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Heterogeneous Distance-Elasticities in Trade Gravity Models

Economics Letters, Vol. 90, No. 1, pp. 68-71, 2006
Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and Heejoon Kang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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OECD, religion, trade flows

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International Organizations in a World of Regional Trade Agreements: Lessons from Club Theory

The World Economy, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 333-358, 2001
Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Michele U. Fratianni and John C. Pattison
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

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international organizations, cooperation, clubs, regional trade agreements

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Indicators of Financial Development

North-American Journal of Economics and Finance, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 19-29, 1996
Posted: 23 Jan 2007
George M. von Furstenberg and Michele U. Fratianni
Indiana University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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financial development, indicators, liberalization, Mexico, Chile

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Central Bank Reputation and Conservativeness

Posted: 15 Jun 1999
Michele U. Fratianni and Haizhou Huang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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Central Banking as a Political Principal-Agent Problem

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 378-393, April 1997
Posted: 09 Mar 1998
Michele U. Fratianni, Jürgen von Hagen and Christopher J. Waller
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Bonn - Institute of Economic Policy and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

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monetary policy, political business cycles, central banking