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Federal Reserve Tools and How They Work
Dec 4, 2014 ... The Fed funds rate is perhaps the most well-known Federal Reserve tool. However, the U.S. central bank has many more monetary policy tools, ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/monetarypolicy/p/Other_tools.htm
Expansionary Monetary Policy: Definition, Purpose, Tools
Jan 13, 2015 ... This is what people mean when they say the Fed is printing money. ... of innovative expansionary monetary policy tools to combat the 2008 ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/Expansionary.htm
What Is Being Done to Control Inflation? - US Economy - About.com
Feb 20, 2014 ... What is the Federal Reserve doing to control inflation? Find out the tools the Fed uses to manage inflation and even the expectation of inflation.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/inflationfaq/f/Control_Infla.htm
What Is Monetary Policy? Objectives,Types and Tools - US Economy
The Fed's has five such major tools. First, it sets a reserve requirement,which tells banks how much of their money they must have on reserve each night.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/Monetary_policy.htm
The Federal Reserve System - Economics - About.com
The president of the United States is responsible for appointing Fed chairmen ... there are other tools that the Federal Reserve can use to change the amount of ...
http://economics.about.com/od/monetary-policy/a/The-Federal-Reserve-System.htm
Restrictive Monetary Policy: Definition, Purpose, Tools - US Economy
Central banks have a lots of monetary policy tools. ... This is expansionary policy because the Fed simply creates the credit out of thin air to purchase these loans ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/Restrictive-Monetary-Policy.htm
How Does the Fed Cut Interest Rates - US Economy - About.com
Feb 21, 2014 ... However, the Fed has other tools it uses to reinforce the Fed funds rate. It can change the discount rate, which is what it charges banks who ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/monetarypolicy/f/feds_cut_rate.htm
Contractionary Monetary Policy: Definition, Examples - US Economy
Dec 18, 2014 ... The Fed's goal is to do this without pushing the economy into a recession. Therefore, the Fed would ... What Other Tools Does the Fed Use?
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/Contractionary.htm
Monetary Policy Tools: How They Work - US Economy - About.com
Nov 29, 2014 ... The Fed funds rate is perhaps the most well-known of these tools. Here's how it works. If a bank can't meet the reserve requirement, it borrows ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/monetarypolicy/fl/Monetary-Policy-Tools.htm
Federal Reserve Discount Window - US Economy - About.com
This tool is called the Fed's use of credit, or discount window. ... Other Federal Reserve Tools · The Fed and the 2007 Banking Liquidity Crisis · The Fed Funds ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/discount_window.htm
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