Essays Tagged: "Monetary policy"

Marketing in China Everything you would want to know about how to do business in China

any factors to be considered by marketers. Some of the most important and influential elements (the monetary policy, currency system, market agreements, and environmental factors of the country) must ... rency system, market agreements, and environmental factors of the country) must be further examined.Monetary Policy:A brief history of China's financial system is necessary at this point. In 1949, the ...

(42 pages) 1391 1 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Conflicts in Monetary Policy

Goals of monetary policy are to 'promote maximum employment, inflation(stabilizing prices), and economic grow ... it's possibleto achieve all the goals at once, the goals are inconsistent. There arelimitations to monetary policy.The term 'maximum employment' means that we should try to hold theunemployment rate ... tablyNew Zealand. Canada, the United Kingdom and Sweden also have moved inrecent years to establish monetary policy with official low inflation targets.Decisions to adopt a policy objective of low inf ...

(3 pages) 273 0 2.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Pros and Cons of EMU - European Monetary Union. A concise summary (3000 words) of the main pros and cons of EMU and the Euro - covering economics, social issues, national soviergnty, etc.

traced back as far as the Treaty of Rome in 1957. Although the treaty was very vague on issues of monetary policy, it does make reference (in articles 104-109, now 102 to 130) to the establishment o ... 102 to 130) to the establishment of a Monetary Committee, whose task was to "Keep under review the monetary and financial situation." The overall feeling of the committee was at the time however tha ...

(13 pages) 563 3 4.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Transmission Mechanism and its Lag and Uncertainty.

The Central Bank (RBA) carries out monetary policy with the aim of protecting the value of Australia money by keeping inflation low and ... mediately affect the economy in a manner that is readily predictable. The transmission mechanism of monetary policy has long and variable lags because the economy takes time to adjust to changes in mo ... t reevaluate, make new decisions and order reductions or expansions in production and expenditures).Monetary policy typically has a short policy lag (the time it takes to create and implement policy) ...

(18 pages) 178 1 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

North American Monetary Union.

Monetary Union with United StatesIn recent years, there has been an ongoing debate over Canada's exc ... till in a floating exchange rate system: Keeping open capital markets going and independence of its monetary policy that led Canada to be successful in stabilizing its economy by keeping inflation and ... eeping inflation and interest rates low. Although this is the case, in their paper, "From Fixing to Monetary Union: Options for North American Currency Integration." Thomas Courchene and Richard Harri ...

(4 pages) 88 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Description: argues that fiscal policy in Australia is shifting away from being used as a tool of macroeconomic management towards being used as a political tool.

flected what the government considers to be its long term role - playing a minor support role while monetary policy plays the major role in economic management. This shift in the role of fiscal policy ... in economic management. This shift in the role of fiscal policy can be attributed to the fact that monetary policy is a more effective macroeconomic tool, the recent reduction in government debt and ...

(5 pages) 141 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Explain Monetary Policy and how/why it is used to regulate Australia's economy.

atised and capitalist, the government has seen a dramatic loss of economic control in recent years. Monetary Policy is one of the government's strongest influential tools of the modern economy so that ... l employment·Economic prosperityIt is the duty of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) to use Monetary Policy to best achieve these goals for the government. The Business cycle is a continual cy ...

(5 pages) 182 4 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This essays talks about how the monetary policy is used by Federal Reserve in America.

The monetary policy is an important policy because it controls the country economy. In America the monet ... y economy. In America the monetary policy is control by the Federal Reserve. Using the tools of the monetary policy, the Federal Reserve can affect the volume of money and credit and their price inter ... employment, output and the general level of prices.It is important that the Federal Reserve use the monetary policy in the United States of America because if they do not use this policy, America will ...

(4 pages) 487 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Monetary Policy vs. Fiscal Policy.

Monetary Policy vs. Fiscal PolicyPeople always struggled with an idea of prosperity and success, whe ... as the quality of macroeconomic policymaking as a major determinant of a nation's economic health. Monetary and Fiscal policies are two policies that we were concentrated on, and were the most signif ... ective these two policies can be, and how one relates to another.In looking at the effectiveness of Monetary and Fiscal policies, it must be understood how the two relate to each other within the gove ...

(8 pages) 737 1 4.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

America's Growing Economy in 2003.

at its present state(November 2003). This essay should help students that are wanting insight into monetary policy. The report discusses improvement of the economy based on several factors which incl ...

(3 pages) 116 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Where is the dollar headed?

d long-term, have stayed relatively flat over that time, there has been a one-for-one tightening of monetary conditions from the dollar's rise.Most economists say that monetary policy drives fluctuati ...

(3 pages) 77 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Importance of the Federal Market Commitee

is the FOMC important to US stability?The FOMC or Federal Market Committee is the Federal Reserves monetary policymaking body. Their responsibilities include the formation of policy which is designed ... imes a year in Washington, D.C. At these meetings they discuss the outlook for the U.S. economy and monetary policy options. While all Reserve Banks presidents participate in policy discussions it is ...

(1 pages) 28 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Fiscal-monetary polices

Fiscal Policy and Monetary PolicyBy manipulating government spending and taxes in order to stimulate or slow down grow ... of the aggregate or total demand for goods and services is called fiscal policy.On the other hand, monetary policy attempts to control the amount of money in circulation or the cost and availability ... acroeconomic instruments: fiscal policy has traditionally been set in a medium term framework while monetary policy has been use for short term demand management.These objectives recognise that while ...

(2 pages) 66 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Discuss the principal instruments used to achieve the object of Macroeconomic Policy?

The Macroeconomic policy is made up of two main instruments, which are the Fiscal policy and the monetary policy.The instruments of policy that are used are there to regulate the economy. They are ... government is itself an important policy variable and one that has implications for the conduct of monetary policy. Governments may want to smooth out the nation's income in order to minimise the neg ...

(4 pages) 170 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Notes on Differnt Types of Economic Polices

s by making money scarce and by raising taxes and by cutting government spreading.Fiscal policy vs. monetary policy:There are 2 main ways the government has to improve the economy.Fiscal Policy:Occurs ... icy:Occurs when the administrative and congress are involved and has to do with spending and taxing.Monetary PolicyIs under the control of our central bank (our federal resource). Monetary policy invo ...

(1 pages) 85 0 1.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates

growth. With inflationary expectations subdued, the Committee judged that a slightly more expansive monetary policy would add further support for an economy which it expects to improve overtime," the ... will not be a need to reduce rates any further. The reduction of the interest rate is an example of monetary policy the government is using in an attempt to control, and hopefully improve, the economy ...

(1 pages) 120 1 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Reserve Bank

BA) is Australia's central bank and was established by the Government. Its responsibilities include monetary policy and the maintenance of financial stability. The Governor (I J Macfarlane) chairs the ... stralia which was established in 1911. In 1945, the Commonwealth Bank was given power to administer monetary and bank policy during WWI and it was later formalized in the Commonwealth Bank Act and the ...

(5 pages) 140 0 4.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The possible effects of the UK entry into the Euro on foreign trade and foreign direct investment in the country.

ean Act (1986) and the Treaty on European Union (1992) have built on this, introducing Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) and laying the foundations for our single currency. The third stage of EMU bega ... participating currencies were irrevocably set. Euro area Member States began implementing a common monetary policy, the euro was introduced as a legal currency and the 11 currencies of the participat ...

(6 pages) 164 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Federal Reserve System: Principles and Practices, History of

ons, maintaining of the payments system and consumer protection laws, and conducting and overseeing monetary policy.The Fed has several unique features which sets it apart from other financial institu ... the decisions regarding the growth of the money supply and interest rates; these are ways in which monetary policy is defined. These branches of the Federal Reserve System carry out most of the tasks ...

(2 pages) 129 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

The advancement, development and integration of the Federal Reserve System

ons, maintaining of the payments system and consumer protection laws, and conducting and overseeing monetary policy. Only a logical and stable financial network could carry out the aforementioned serv ... ain operations of state-chartered member commercial banks. While the Board controls some aspects of monetary policy, the Federal Open Market Committee regulates most of the decisions regarding the gro ...

(3 pages) 152 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History