TITLE

The Effectiveness of QE2

AUTHOR(S)
Bullard, James
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Regional Economist;Jul2011, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author explains the impact and implications of a second quantitative easing done last November 2010. Quantitative easing (QE) refers to large-scale asset purchases, such as agency debts and long term Treasury securities, to stabilize financial conditions. The QE2 began last November 2010 through the first half of 2011 for a total of 600 billion U.S. dollars. An analysis of why the QE2 is considered successful is given.
ACCESSION #
65295751

 

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