Whither Monetary Policy? Monetary Policy Challenges in the Decade Ahead

47 Pages Posted: 16 Apr 2009

Date Written: March 1, 2009

Abstract

On 26-27 June 2008, the BIS held its Seventh Annual Conference on "Whither monetary policy? Monetary policy challenges in the decade ahead" in Luzern, Switzerland. The event brought together senior representatives of central banks and academic institutions to exchange views on this topic. BIS Paper 45 contains the opening address of William R White (BIS), the contributions of the policy panel on "Beyond price stability - the challenges ahead" and speeches by Edmund Phelps (Columbia University) and Martin Wolf (Financial Times). The participants in the policy panel discussion chaired by Malcolm D Knight (BIS) were Martin Feldstein (Harvard University), Stanley Fischer (Bank of Israel), Mark Carney (Bank of Canada) and Jean-Pierre Landau (Banque de France). The papers presented at the conference including the discussants' comments are released as BIS Working Papers 273 to 278.

JEL Classification: E52, E58

Suggested Citation

Settlements, Bank for International, Whither Monetary Policy? Monetary Policy Challenges in the Decade Ahead (March 1, 2009). BIS Paper No. 45, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1386493

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