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What Impact Have the Bank of England's Asset Purchases Had?

The Lantern Research Paper, January 2010

14 Pages Posted: 4 Oct 2009 Last revised: 21 Nov 2014

Colin Ellis

University of Birmingham

Date Written: October 2, 2009

Abstract

We are now seven months into the Bank of England's unprecedented experiment with quantitative easing (QE). This paper sets out the transmission mechanism of QE, and examines what impact it has had on the UK economy so far.

Keywords: Quantitative easing, asset purchases, Bank of England

JEL Classification: E40, E58

Suggested Citation

Ellis, Colin, What Impact Have the Bank of England's Asset Purchases Had? (October 2, 2009). The Lantern Research Paper, January 2010. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1481733

Colin Ellis (Contact Author)

University of Birmingham ( email )

Economics Department
Birmingham, B15 2TT
United Kingdom

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