Monetary Policy and the Credit Crunch

3 Pages Posted: 27 Apr 2009

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Patrick Minford

Cardiff University Business School; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Abstract

This article examines how interest rates should have been changed in response to the commodity price shock and the credit crunch under different assumptions for the decision rules that might be used by central banks.

Suggested Citation

Minford, Patrick, Monetary Policy and the Credit Crunch. Economic Affairs, Vol. 29, Issue 1, pp. 89-91, March 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1375959 or http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0270.2009.01876.x

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