Region Focus

Fourth Quarter 2010

Policy Update

Fed Launches Round Two of 'Quantitative Easing'

Related Links

Bernanke, Ben, Vincent Reinhart, and Brian Sack. “Monetary Policy Alternatives at the Zero Bound: An Empirical Assessment.” Finance and Economics Discussion Series of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, no. 2004-48.

Hamilton, James and Jing (Cynthia) Wu. “The Effectiveness of Alternative Monetary Policy Tools in a Zero Lower Bound Environment.” Working Paper, November 3, 2010.

Kocherlakota, Narayana. “Monetary Policy Actions and Fiscal Policy Substitutes.” Speech to the Alkire Symposium on International Business and Economics at Hamline University, St. Paul, Minnesota, November 30, 2010.

Plosser, Charles. “Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy.” Speech to the 32nd Annual Economic Seminar, Rochester, New York, December 2, 2010.

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