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Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy »

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484325940.071

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

Inflation-forecast targeting is state of the art for monetary policy. This book explores first principles, including managing short-term policy trade-offs. The book also...

Czech Magic

Czech Magic »

Source: Czech Magic : Implementing Inflation-Forecast Targeting at the CNB

Volume/Issue: 2017/21

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kevin Clinton , Tibor Hlédik , Tomás Holub , Douglas Laxton , and Hou Wang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475572971

Keywords: Inflation targeting, Czech Republic, Central banks, Monetary policy, Forecasting models, Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Optimal Control

This paper describes the CNB's experience implementing an inflation-forecast targeting (IFT) regime, and the building of a system for providing the economic information that policymakers need to implement IFT. The...

Chapter 1. An Overview of Inflation-Forecast Targeting

Chapter 1. An Overview of Inflation-Forecast Targeting »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

In 1990, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand became the first central bank to announce an inflation target, followed a year later by the Bank of Canada. This was a significant step towa...

Chapter 2. First Principles

Chapter 2. First Principles »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

Inflation targeting implies inflation-forecast targeting. —L. E. O. Svensson (1997) In...

Chapter 3. Managing Expectations

Chapter 3. Managing Expectations »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

For not only do expectations about policy matter, but, at least under current conditions, very little else matters. —M. Woodford (2005)...

Chapter 4. Nuts and Bolts of a Forecasting and Policy Analysis System

Chapter 4. Nuts and Bolts of a Forecasting and Policy Analysis System »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

Inflation-forecast targeting involves using a wide range of information in order to obtain the best forecasts for inflation and the economy. The s...

Chapter 5. Monetary Operations

Chapter 5. Monetary Operations »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

Monetary operations that stabilize and align short-term market rates with the policy rate reduce liquidity risks, assisting banks with their liquidity management and...

Chapter 6. Monetary Policy and Financial Stability

Chapter 6. Monetary Policy and Financial Stability »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

Monetary policy faces significant limitations as a tool to promote financial stability . . . [However,] it may be appropriate to adjust monetary p...

Chapter 7. Financial Conditions

Chapter 7. Financial Conditions »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

Financial conditions are important. They matter enormously to monetary policy because their movements can often diverge from the trajectory of sho...

Chapter 8. Transparency and Communications

Chapter 8. Transparency and Communications »

Source: Advancing the Frontiers of Monetary Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Tobias Adrian , Douglas Laxton , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484325940

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Central Banking, Central Bank Communications, Financial Stability, Forward Guidance, Optimal Control

There are two key factors behind the move to increased transparency on the part of central banks. The first is the relationship between transparen...