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- High and Volatile Real Interest Rates. ANTONCIC, MADELYN // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);Feb86, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p18
The article examines the Federal Reserve procedure for the conduct of monetary policy in the United States. The Federal Reserve instituted new procedures for the conduct of monetary policy on October 6, 1979 are reported to have resulted in high and volatile real interest rates and the deepest...
- La combinaciï¿½n de las polï¿½ticas monetaria y fiscal. // Boletï¿½n del CEMLA;ene/feb1987, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
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- Federal Reserve Announces Small-Value Fixed-Rate Term Deposit Operations. // Financial Update;2013 1st Quarter, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p22
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Reserve plans to conduct fixed-rate offerings of term deposits with full allotment of tenders under the Term Deposit Facility (TDF) as part of the ongoing program of small-value offerings. It states that small-value operations are designed to ensure the...
- Eyes on The Prize. Clarida, Richard H. // International Economy;Winter2012, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p62
The article discusses the author's views on the impact of the monetary policy of the U.S. Federal Reserve to keep the funds policy rate at or below its effective lower bound of zero to 25 basis points for a specified interval of time. He argues that fiscal policy can constrain monetary policy at...
- Fed Cuts Rates Across the Board. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;01/04/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31050, p2
Reports that the United States Federal Reserve System has cut short-term interest rates by 50 basis points. Efforts to prevent a downturn; Weakening of sales and production.
- FOMC voted 11-0 for no change in Dec. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;02/05/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30573, p2
Reports on the United States Federal Reserve Board's agreement to keep short-term interest rates at current levels. Agency's decision to maintain a neutral bias toward policy; Factors that influence domestic demand and labor markets.
- Seeming comfortable with economy's outlook, Fed leaves rates alone. Matthews, Gordon // American Banker;8/23/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 162, p24
Reports on the US Federal Reserve Board's decision not to reduce short-term interest rates. Optimistic outlook about the nation's economy; Rejection of federal funds target rate by financial markets.
- Fed sees rising rates fueling uncertainties of consumers, firms. Cummins, Claudia // American Banker;5/5/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 86, p3
Reports on the Federal Reserve's findings stating that rising interest rates have engendered uncertainties among consumers and businesses while the economy continues to grow at a steady pace. Assessment of the economy by the central bank; Reasons for lenders' caution about future loan demand;...
- Rate jump isn't biting except in mortgages. Leuchter, Miriam // Crain's New York Business;5/16/94, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p4
Reports on the consequences of the increase in interest rates that was initiated by the Federal Reserve Board. Residential mortgage industry; Small businesses; Demand for business loans; Refinancing of long-term debt; Demand for fixed-rate financing and derivatives; Reaction of commercial banks...