Monetary Policy


Make-up Strategies for Monetary Policy

Economic Insights — We take a closer look at the Federal Reserve's new strategy to lessen the danger of persistently low inflation.

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Can Workforce Demographics Affect the Broader Economy? Evidence of a Link in Japan

Research in Focus – In recent decades, the composition of the Japanese workforce has skewed older. The authors measure how this aging labor pool has influenced the path of the broader economy.





Exploring the Anchor Economy

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM


Aruoba-Diebold-Scotti Business Conditions Index

An index designed to track real business conditions at high observation frequency

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Should Central Banks Issue Digital Currency?

WP 21-37 – We study how the introduction of central bank digital currency affects interest rates, the level of economic activity, and welfare in an environment where both central bank money and private bank deposits are used in exchange.

Reworked Series: A Conversation on an Inclusive Recovery for Workers

The Reworked series aims to change narratives, challenge conversations, and elevate ways that we can change work together to advance an equitable workforce recovery.

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Fintech and Financial Inclusion

The Fifth Annual Fintech Conference | Virtual Event