Requirements for Using Interest Rates As An Operating Target for Monetary Policy : The Case of Tunisia

Author/Editor:

Alain Durré ; Bernard J Laurens ; Alexandre Chailloux

Publication Date:

July 1, 2009

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This paper discusses the use of interest rates as the operating target for monetary policy in Tunisia and the roadmap for establishing the other building blocks of an inflation targeting framework. It argues that strengthening the effectiveness of the current monetary policy framework will facilitate the adoption of inflation targeting over time.

Series:

Working Paper No. 09/149

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

July 1, 2009

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451872965/1018-5941

Stock No:

WPIEA2009149

Price:

$18.00 (Academic Rate:$18.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

45

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