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What Is Monetary Policy? Objectives,Types and Tools - US Economy
Monetary policy is how central banks manage liquidity to sustain a healthy economy. Here's its 2 objectives, the 2 policy types, and the tools used.
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The Fed and Monetary Policy - US Economy - About.com
How monetary policy manages to keep the U.S. economy away from inflation and recession using the Federal Reserve's tools.
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Expansionary Monetary Policy: Definition, Purpose, Tools
Sep 16, 2014 ... Definition: Expansionary monetary policy is when a central bank, such as the Federal Reserve, uses its tools to stimulate the economy.
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Monetary Policy and its Impact on the Economy
A look at various types of monetary policy and what effect monetary policy has on the economy.
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Money & Monetary Policy Resources - Economics - About.com
Resources on money, the Federal Reserve, and monetary policy. Beginners should make sure to read the What is Money? page in the Economics FAQ.
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Restrictive Monetary Policy: Definition, Purpose, Tools - US Economy
Definition: Restrictive monetary policy is how the central banks slow economic growth. It's called restrictive because the banks restricts liquidity, which lessens ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/glossary/g/Restrictive-Monetary-Policy.htm
Expansionary Monetary Policy vs. Contractionary Monetary Policy
I'm having a little trouble trying to understand expansionary monetary policies and contractionary monetary policies. Can you help explain what impact ...
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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
The Difference Between Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy - Bonds
Investors hear frequent references to monetary policy and fiscal policy, but what do these two terms mean exactly? Understanding the difference may be more ...
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Fed Funds Rate: Definition, Impact and How It Works - US Economy
Nov 14, 2014 ... When the Fed raises rates, it's called contractionary monetary policy. A higher Fed funds rate means banks are less able to borrow money to ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/monetarypolicy/a/fed_funds_rate.htm
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