TITLE

Greenspan: Market rates are not Fed policy

AUTHOR(S)
Koning, Rachel
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;02/25/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30586, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the statement made by United States Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan that the board policymakers do not rely on market interest rates as a tool for monetary policy. Attempts to respond to the full effects of goods and services and financial system when determining levels for lending rates.
ACCESSION #
1588888

 

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