Monetary Historians Provide Insights on Current Policy Debates in Cleveland Fed's Forefront

Monetary Historians Provide Insights on Current Policy Debates in Cleveland Fed’s Forefront

As 2012 drew to a close, the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland gathered some of the world’s leading monetary historians to apply their insights to current policy debates. The spring issue of the Bank’s policy publication, Forefront, presents some highlights from that conference, including:

Reflecting on the conference, Bank President Sandra Pianalto writes, “I believe that policy set in an echo chamber will most certainly not lead to the best outcomes. A robust and open discussion is an essential part of the policy-setting process.”

Forefront’s spring issue also:

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