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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Monetary policy -- Econometric models,
  • Banks and banking,
  • Interest rates

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The paper reconsiders the role of money and banking in monetary policy analysis by including a banking sector and money in an optimizing model otherwise of a standard type. The model is implemented quantitatively, with a calibration based on U.S. data. It is reasonably successful in providing an endogenous explanation for substantial steady-state differentials between the interbank policy rate and (i) the collateralized loan rate, (ii) the uncollateralized loan rate, (iii) the T-bill rate, (iv) the net marginal product of capital, and (v) a pure intertemporal rate. We find a differential of over 3 % pa between (iii) and (iv), thereby contributing to resolution of the equity premium puzzle. Dynamic impulse response functions imply pro-or-counter-cyclical movements in an external finance premium that can be of quantitative significance. In addition, they suggest that a central bank that fails to recognize the distinction between interbank and other short rates could miss its appropriate settings by as much as 4% pa. Also, shocks to banking productivity or collateral effectiveness call for large responses in the policy rate.

Edition Notes

StatementMarvin Goodfriend, Bennett T. McCallum.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 13207., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 13207.
ContributionsMcCallum, Bennett T., National Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17634376M
OCLC/WorldCa148083072

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