A U.S. Financial Conditions Index: Putting Credit Where Credit is Due

Author/Editor: Swiston, Andrew
Publication Date: June 01, 2008
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Series: Working Paper No. 08/161
Subject(s): United States | Economic conditions | Credit | Business cycles | Monetary policy

Author's Keyword(s): Financial conditions index | vector autoregression | credit channel | macro-financial linkages
Publication Date: June 01, 2008
Format: Paper
Stock No: WPIEA2008161 Pages: 35
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