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Monetary Policy Definition: How It Affects the Economy - US Economy
Monetary policy manages inflation and unemployment by controlling interest rates and the supply of money and credit. It is directed by a nation's central bank.
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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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Restrictive Monetary Policy - US Economy - About.com
Definition: Restrictive monetary policy is how the Federal Reserve slows down economic growth. It's called restrictive because the Fed restricts the money supply ...
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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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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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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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Contractionary Monetary Policy - Economics - About.com
Contractionary Monetary Policy Defined - A Dictionary Definition of Contractionary Monetary Policy.
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What Is Restrictive Monetary Policy? Video
Restrictive monetary policy is enacted under specific economic circumstances. This About.com video will go into greater detail explaining restrictive monetary ...
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