Nominal rigidities and monetary policy in Canada since 1981

by Ali Dib

Publisher: Bank of Canada in Ottawa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 45 Downloads: 594
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Subjects:

  • Monetary policy -- Canada.,
  • Monetary policy -- Econometric models.

Edition Notes

Statementby Ali Dib.
SeriesBank of Canada working paper -- 2002-25, Working paper (Bank of Canada) -- 25
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 45 p. ;
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19045181M

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