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Taming the long-term spreads
Massimo Guidolin
Yu Man Tam
Abstract

Given the size of the underlying markets, cutting the cost of capital to firms and households by reducing the yields required on long-term corporate bonds and mortgages is a key policy objective.


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Massimo Guidolin & Yu Man Tam, "Taming the long-term spreads" , Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Economic Synopses, number 26, 2009.
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Keywords: Government securities ; Monetary policy ; Interest rates
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