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The announcement effect: evidence from open market desk data : commentary

Paper for a conference sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York entitled Financial Innovation and Monetary Transmission
Economic Policy Review , Volume 8 , Issue May , Pages 49-52

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Origins of the use of Treasury debt in open market operations: lessons for the present

The Federal Reserve currently conducts open market operations primarily in Treasury securities. It has not always done so. In its earliest years, the Fed conducted open market operations primarily in private securities, such as bankers' acceptances. The Fed's choice of instruments was based both on economic doctrine and to help foster a liquid secondary market in these securities. The move to reliance on Treasury securities resulted from changes in the financial markets and the prevailing economic doctrine. These historical antecedents may have relevance for current problems facing the ...
Economic Perspectives , Volume 26 , Issue Q I , Pages 45-54

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The practice of central banking in other industrialized countries

Central banks in larger industrialized countries increasingly favor market operations, the buying and selling of securities, over standing facilities, such as lending and deposit facilities, in conducting their monetary policies. In their market operations, foreign central banks most commonly trade securities issued or guaranteed by their governments and repurchase agreements that are backed by a variety of assets, including private securities and securities denominated in foreign currencies. Some also trade in securities that are issued by other governments or private securities that are ...
New England Economic Review , Issue Q 2 , Pages 3-9

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Foreign exchange swaps

Foreign exchange swaps have appeared for some time in the intervention toolkit of many central banks around the world, although their popularity seems to be on the wane. In a Bank for International Settlements survey taken in 1997 (BIS 1997, p. 332), seven of fourteen industrial-country central banks surveyed listed foreign exchange swaps against either the U.S. dollar or the deutsche mark (or both) among the tools used to conduct open market intervention. Of those seven, five-Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands-discontinued foreign exchange operations when they became part ...
New England Economic Review , Issue Q 2 , Pages 11-12

The implementation of current asset purchases

Remarks at the Forecasters Club of New York, New York City.
Speech , Paper 100

Managing the Federal Reserve's balance sheet

Remarks at 2010 CFA Institute Fixed Income Management Conference, Newport Beach, California.
Speech , Paper 32

Fixing wholesale funding to build a more stable financial system

Remarks at the New York Bankers Association's 2013 Annual Meeting & Economic Forum, The Waldorf Astoria, New York City.
Speech , Paper 95

Implementing the Federal Reserve's asset purchase program

Remarks at Global Interdependence Center Central Banking Series Event, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
Speech , Paper 42

Remarks on the role of central bank interactions with financial markets

Remarks at New York University's Stern School of Business, New York City.
Speech , Paper 94

Federal Reserve lending disclosure

Testimony of Thomas C. Baxter, Jr., and Scott G. Alvarez, General Counsel of the Board of Governors, before the Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology, Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.
Speech , Paper 54



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