Publications

2004
Friedman, Benjamin M. 2004. “Why the Federal Reserve Should Not Adopt Inflation Targeting.” International Finance 7.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2004. “The LM Curve: A Not-So-Fond Farewell.” Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, and Financial Stability, edited by Thatcher. Ottawa: Bank of Canada.
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2003
Friedman, Benjamin M. 2003. “The Use and Meaning of Words in Central Banking: Inflation Targeting, Credibility and Transparency.” Central banking, Monetary Theory and Practice: Essays in Honour of Charles Goodhart, edited by Mien. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.
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2002
Friedman, Benjamin M. 2002. “Why Japan Should Not Adopt Inflation Targeting.” Kobe Gakuin Economic Papers 34.
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2002. “Globalization: Stiglitz's Case.” The New York Review of Books.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2002. “Threats to Future Effectiveness of Monetary Policy.” What the Future Holds: Insights from Social Science, edited by Cooper and Layard. Cambridge: MIT Press.
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2001
Friedman, Benjamin M. 2001. “Monetary Policy.” International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Oxford: Elsevier Science.
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2000
Friedman, Benjamin M. 2000. “Decoupling at the Margin: The Threat to Monetary Policy from the Electronic Revolution in Banking.” International Finance 3 (2): 261-272.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2000. “Japan Now and the United States Then: Lessons from the Parallels.” Japan's Financial Crisis and Its Parallels to U.S. Experience, edited by Ryoichi Mikitani and Adam S Posen. nstitute for International Economics.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2000. “Gore vs. Bush: The Difference.” The New York Review of Books.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2000. “The Role of Interest Rates in Federal Reserve Policymaking.” The Evolution of Monetary Policy and the Role of the Federal Reserve in the Last Third of the Twentieth Century, edited by Kopcke and Browne. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2000. “How Easy Should Debt Restructuring Be?” Managing Financial and Corporate Distress, edited by Charles Adams, Michael Pomerleano, and Robert E Litan. Brookings Institution Press.
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Friedman, Benjamin M. 2000. “What Have We Learned from the Disappearance of the Deficits?” Challenge 43 (4): 5-21.
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1999
Friedman, Benjamin M. 1999. “Policy Steps for Japan in Its Current Economic and Financial Crisis.” Toward the Restoration of Sound Banking Systems in Japan – Its Global Implications. Washington: International Monetary Fund.
Friedman, Benjamin M. 1999. “The Future of Monetary Policy: The Central Bank as an Army with Only a Signal Corps?” International Finance 2 (3): 321-338.
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1998
Friedman, Benjamin M, and Kenneth N Kuttner. 1998. “Indicator Properties of the Paper-Bill Spread: Lessons from Recent Experience.” Review of Economics and Statistics 80.
Friedman, Benjamin M. 1998. “Fiscal and Monetary Policies for Growth.” The Rising Tide, edited by Jasinowski. New York: John Wiley.
1996
Friedman, Benjamin M. 1996. “The Rise and Fall of Money Growth Targets as Guidelines for U.S. Monetary Policy.” Toward More Effective Monetary Policy, edited by Kuroda. London: Macmillan.
Friedman, Benjamin M. 1996. “Does Monetary Policy Affect Real Economic Activity?: Why Do We Still Ask This Question?” Monetary Policy in an Integrated World Economy, edited by Siebert. Tubingen: J.C.B. Mohr.
Friedman, Benjamin M, and Kenneth N Kuttner. 1996. “A Price Target for U.S. Monetary Policy? Lessons from the Experience with Money Growth Targets.” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity 1.

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