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March 2014 (Vol. 36 No. 1)

An Attractive Monetary Model with Surprising Implications for Optima: Two Examples
Neil Wallace
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October 2012 (Vol. 35 No. 2)

Aggregate Labor Supply
Edward C. Prescott
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February 2012 (Vol. 35 No. 1)

Negative Equity Does Not Reduce Homeowners’ Mobility
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl
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February 2011 (Vol. 34 No. 1)

Facts on the Distributions of Earnings, Income, and Wealth in the United States: 2007 Update
Javier Díaz-Giménez, Andrew Glover, and José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
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July 2010 (Vol. 33 No. 1)

Measurement with Minimal Theory
Ellen R. McGrattan
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Asset Prices, Liquidity, and Monetary Policy in the Search Theory of Money
Ricardo Lagos
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July 2008 (Vol. 32 No. 1)

If Exchange Rates Are Random Walks, Then Almost Everything We Say About Monetary Policy Is Wrong
Fernando Alvarez, Andrew Atkeson, and Patrick J. Kehoe
Reprinted From: AEA Papers and Proceedings (Vol. 97, May 2007, pp. 339-345)
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Back to the Future with Keynes
Lee E. Ohanian
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November 2007 (Vol. 31 No. 1)

On the Needed Quantity of Government Debt
Kathryn Birkeland and Edward C. Prescott
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Modeling Great Depressions: The Depression in Finland in the 1990s
Juan Carlos Conesa, Timothy J. Kehoe, and Kim J. Ruhl
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September 2006 (Vol. 30 No. 1)

Latin America in the Rearview Mirror
Harold L. Cole, Lee E. Ohanian, Alvaro Riascos, and James A. Schmitz, Jr.
Reprinted From: Journal of Monetary Economics (Vol. 52, No. 1, January 2005, pp. 69-107)
[Article not available on-line]

Early State Banks in the United States: How Many Were There and Where Did They Exist?
Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Journal of Economic History (Vol. 66, No. 2, June 2006, pp. 433-455)
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October 2005 (Vol. 29 No. 1)

Introduction to “Models of Monetary Economies II: The Next Generation”
Randall Wright
Reprinted From: International Economic Review (Vol. 46, No. 2, May 2005, pp. 305-316)
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Optimal Monetary Policy: What We Know and What We Don’t Know
Narayana Kocherlakota
Reprinted From: International Economic Review (Vol. 46, No. 2, May 2005, pp. 715-729)
[Article not available on-line]

December 2004 (Vol. 28 No. 2)

Avoiding Significant Monetary Policy Mistakes
Preston J. Miller and Gary H. Stern
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Evolution of U.S. Earnings Inequality: 1961–2002
Zvi Eckstein and Éva Nagypál
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July 2004 (Vol. 28 No. 1)

Why Do Americans Work So Much More Than Europeans?
Edward C. Prescott
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Changes in Hours Worked, 1950–2000
Ellen R. McGrattan and Richard Rogerson
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Summer 2003 (Vol. 27 No. 3)

Interbank Payments Relationships in the Antebellum United States: Evidence From Pennsylvania
Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Journal of Monetary Economics (Vol. 50, No. 2, March 2003, pp. 455-474)
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How Severe is the Time-Inconsistency Problem in Monetary Policy?
Stefania Albanesi, V. V. Chari, and Lawrence J. Christiano
Reprinted From: Advances in economics and econometrics: Theory and applications (Vol. 3, 2003, pp. 123-150)
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Spring 2003 (Vol. 27 No. 2)

Accounting for the Great Depression
V. V. Chari, Patrick J. Kehoe, and Ellen R. McGrattan
Reprinted From: American Economic Review (Vol. 92, No. 2, May 2002, pp. 22-27)
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Competitive Pressure and Labor Productivity: World Iron Ore Markets in the 1980s
Jose E. Galdon-Sanchez and James A. Schmitz, Jr.
Reprinted From: American Economic Review (Vol. 92, No. 4, September 2002, pp. 1222-1235)
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Winter 2003 (Vol. 27 No. 1)

Sticky Prices and Monetary Policy Shocks
Mark Bils, Peter J. Klenow, and Oleksiy Kryvtsov
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Measuring Consumption Growth: The Impact of New and Better Products
Peter J. Klenow
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Fall 2002 (Vol. 26 No. 4)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick and Warren E. Weber

Money and Inflation in Colonial Massachusetts
Bruce D. Smith
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 8, No. 1, Winter 1984, pp. 1-14)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Relationship Between Money and Prices: Some Historical Evidence Reconsidered
Bruce D. Smith
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 12, No. 3, Summer 1988, pp. 18-32)
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Lessons From a Laissez-Faire Payments System: The Suffolk Banking System (1825-58)
Arthur J. Rolnick, Bruce D. Smith, and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 22, No. 3, Summer 1998, pp. 11-21)
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The Published Work of Bruce D. Smith

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Summer 2002 (Vol. 26 No. 3)

Updated Facts on the U.S. Distributions of Earnings, Income, and Wealth
Javier Díaz-Giménez, Vincenzo Quadrini, José-Víctor Ríos-Rull, and Santiago Budría Rodríguez
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Spring 2002 (Vol. 26 No. 2)

Inequality and Fairness
Christopher Phelan
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Why Did Productivity Fall So Much During the Great Depression?
Lee E. Ohanian
Reprinted From: American Economic Review (Vol. 91, No. 2, May 2001, pp. 34-38)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 2002 (Vol. 26 No. 1)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

Decades Lost and Found: Mexico and Chile Since 1980
Raphael Bergoeing, Patrick J. Kehoe, Timothy J. Kehoe, and Raimundo Soto
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 2001 (Vol. 25 No. 4)

Money and Interest Rates
Cyril Monnet and Warren E. Weber
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Some Monetary Facts
George T. McCandless Jr. and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 19, No. 3, Summer 1995, pp. 2-11)
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Summer 2001 (Vol. 25 No. 3)

Dollarization and the Conquest of Hyperinflation in Divided Societies
Russell Cooper and Hubert Kempf
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Looking for Evidence of Time-Inconsistent Preferences in Asset Market Data
Narayana Kocherlakota
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 2001 (Vol. 25 No. 2)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

Competition at Work: Railroads vs. Monopoly in the U.S. Shipping Industry
Thomas J. Holmes and James A. Schmitz, Jr.
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 2001 (Vol. 25 No. 1)

Are Phillips Curves Useful for Forecasting Inflation?
Andrew Atkeson and Lee E. Ohanian
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Thoughts on the Fed’s Role in the Payments System
Edward J. Green and Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 2000 (Vol. 24 No. 4)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

The Declining U.S. Equity Premium
Ravi Jagannathan, Ellen R. McGrattan, and Anna Scherbina
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Is the Stock Market Overvalued?
Ellen R. McGrattan and Edward C. Prescott
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Summer 2000 (Vol. 24 No. 3)

Creating Business Cycles Through Credit Constraints
Narayana Kocherlakota
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Knowledge of Individual Histories and Optimal Payment Arrangements
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 2000 (Vol. 24 No. 2)

The Suffolk Bank and the Panic of 1837
Arthur J. Rolnick, Bruce D. Smith, and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Learning to Be Unpredictable: An Experimental Study
Arijit Mukherji and David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 2000 (Vol. 24 No. 1)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

Diamond and Dybvig’s Classic Theory of Financial Intermediation: What’s Missing?
Edward J. Green and Ping Lin
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Bank Runs, Deposit Insurance, and Liquidity
Douglas W. Diamond and Philip H. Dybvig
Reprinted From: Journal of Political Economy (Vol. 91, No. 3, 1983, pp. 401-419)
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Fall 1999 (Vol. 23 No. 4)

Maintenance and Repair: Too Big to Ignore
Ellen R. McGrattan and James A. Schmitz, Jr.
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Explaining the Fiscal Theory of the Price Level
Narayana Kocherlakota and Christopher Phelan
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1999 (Vol. 23 No. 3)

Taxing Capital Income: A Bad Idea
Andrew Atkeson, V. V. Chari, and Patrick J. Kehoe
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Aggregate Returns to Scale: Why Measurement Is Imprecise
Harold L. Cole and Lee E. Ohanian
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1999 (Vol. 23 No. 2)

Nobel Laureate Robert E. Lucas, Jr.: Architect of Modern Macroeconomics
V. V. Chari
Reprinted From: Journal of Economic Perspectives (Vol. 12, No. 1, Winter 1998, pp. 171-186)
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Money and Debt in the Structure of Payments
Edward J. Green
Reprinted From: Monetary and Economic Studies (Vol. 15, No. 1, May 1997, pp. 63-87)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1999 (Vol. 23 No. 1)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

The Great Depression in the United States From A Neoclassical Perspective
Harold L. Cole and Lee E. Ohanian
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Some Observations on the Great Depression
Edward C. Prescott
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1998 (Vol. 22 No. 4)

Revisionist History: How Data Revisions Distort Economic Policy Research
David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Defense of AK Growth Models
Ellen R. McGrattan
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Summer 1998 (Vol. 22 No. 3)

The Technological Role of Fiat Money
Narayana Kocherlakota
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Lessons From a Laissez-Faire Payments System: The Suffolk Banking System (1825–58)
Arthur J. Rolnick, Bruce D. Smith, and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank's Review (Vol. 80, No. 3, May/June 1998, pp. 105-116)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1998 (Vol. 22 No. 2)

Zero Nominal Interest Rates: Why They’re Good and How to Get Them
Harold L. Cole and Narayana Kocherlakota
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Money, Inflation, and Output Under Fiat and Commodity Standards
Arthur J. Rolnick and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Journal of Political Economy (Vol. 105, No. 6, December 1997, pp. 1308-1321)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1998 (Vol. 22 No. 1)

Changes in Hours Worked Since 1950
Ellen R. McGrattan and Richard Rogerson
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]
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A Dictum for Monetary Theory
Neil Wallace
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Fall 1997 (Vol. 21 No. 4)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

Money
James Madison
Reprinted From: The Papers of James Madison (Vol. 1, 16 March 1751-16 December 1779, 1962, pp. 301-310)
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The Debasement Puzzle: An Essay on Medieval Monetary History
Arthur J. Rolnick, François R. Velde, and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Journal of Economic History (Vol. 56, No. 4, December 1996, pp. 789-808)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1997 (Vol. 21 No. 3)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

S. Rao Aiyagari: My Student and My Teacher
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Deflating the Case for Zero Inflation
S. Rao Aiyagari
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 14, No. 3, Summer 1990, pp. 2-11)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

On the Contribution of Technology Shocks to Business Cycles
S. Rao Aiyagari
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 18, No. 1, Winter 1994, pp. 22-34)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Macroeconomics With Frictions
S. Rao Aiyagari
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 18, No. 3, Summer 1994, pp. 2-40)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Published Work of S. Rao Aiyagari

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Spring 1997 (Vol. 21 No. 2)

Dimensions of Inequality: Facts on the U.S. Distributions of Earnings, Income, and Wealth
Javier Díaz-Giménez, Vincenzo Quadrini, and José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Understanding the U.S. Distribution of Wealth
Vincenzo Quadrini and José-Víctor Ríos-Rull
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1997 (Vol. 21 No. 1)

Absence-of-Double-Coincidence Models of Money: A Progress Report
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Reviving Reputation Models of International Debt
Harold L. Cole and Patrick J. Kehoe
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1996 (Vol. 20 No. 4)

Are Checks Overused?
Kirstin E. Wells
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Delayed Financial Disclosure: Mexico's Recent Experience
R. Anton Braun, Arijit Mukherji, and David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1996 (Vol. 20 No. 3)

Will the New $100 Bill Decrease Counterfeiting?
Edward J. Green and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Why Should Older People Invest Less in Stocks Than Younger People?
Ravi Jagannathan and Narayana Kocherlakota
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1996 (Vol. 20 No. 2)

The Role Played by Public Enterprises: How Much Does It Differ Across Countries?
James A. Schmitz, Jr.
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Using Monthly Data to Improve Quarterly Model Forecasts
Daniel M. Chin and Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1996 (Vol. 20 No. 1)

Narrow Banking Meets the Diamond-Dybvig Model
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Time to Plan and Aggregate Fluctuations
Lawrence J. Christiano and Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1995 (Vol. 19 No. 4)

The CAPM Debate
Ravi Jagannathan and Ellen R. McGrattan
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]
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The Growth Effects of Monetary Policy
V. V. Chari, Larry E. Jones, and Rodolfo E. Manuelli
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1995 (Vol. 19 No. 3)

Some Monetary Facts
George T. McCandless Jr. and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Incorporating Concern for Relative Wealth Into Economic Models
Harold L. Cole, George J. Mailath, and Andrew Postlewaite
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1995 (Vol. 19 No. 2)

A New Idea for Welfare Reform
Michael P. Keane
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Analyzing a Proposal to Ban State Tax Breaks to Businesses
Thomas J. Holmes
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1995 (Vol. 19 No. 1)

Resistance to New Technology and Trade Between Areas
Thomas J. Holmes and James A. Schmitz, Jr.
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Fine Time for Monetary Policy?
John F. Geweke and David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1994 (Vol. 18 No. 4)

A Progress Report on Business Cycle Models
Ellen R. McGrattan
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]
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Another Attempt to Quantify the Benefits of Reducing Inflation
R. Anton Braun
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1994 (Vol. 18 No. 3)

Are Banks Dead? Or Are the Reports Greatly Exaggerated?
John H. Boyd and Mark Gertler
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Macroeconomics With Frictions
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1994 (Vol. 18 No. 2)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

A Primer on Static Applied General Equilibrium Models
Patrick J. Kehoe and Timothy J. Kehoe
Published In: Modeling North America's economic integration (1995, pp. 1-31)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Capturing NAFTA's Impact With Applied General Equilibrium Models
Timothy J. Kehoe and Patrick J. Kehoe
Published In: Modeling North America's economic integration (1995, pp. 33-57)
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Winter 1994 (Vol. 18 No. 1)

The Role of Large Banks in the Recent U.S. Banking Crisis
John H. Boyd and Mark Gertler
Reprinted From: NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1993 (pp. 319-368)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

On the Contribution of Technology Shocks to Business Cycles
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1993 (Vol. 17 No. 4)

In Order to Form a More Perfect Monetary Union
Arthur J. Rolnick, Bruce D. Smith, and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

International Business Cycles: Theory vs. Evidence
David K. Backus, Patrick J. Kehoe, and Finn E. Kydland
Published In: Frontiers of business cycle research (1995, pp. 331-356)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1993 (Vol. 17 No. 3)

Putting Home Economics Into Macroeconomics
Jeremy Greenwood, Richard Rogerson, and Randall Wright
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Macroeconomic Effects of World Trade in Financial Assets
Harold L. Cole
Reprinted From: International Economic Review (Vol. 29, No. 2, May 1988, pp. 237-259)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1993 (Vol. 17 No. 2)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

Changes in the Wealth of Nations
Stephen L. Parente and Edward C. Prescott
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Early Progress on the "Problem of Economic Development"
James A. Schmitz, Jr.
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1993 (Vol. 17 No. 1)

On the Emergence of Parliamentary Government: The Role of Private Information
Edward J. Green
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Explaining Financial Market Facts: The Importance of Incomplete Markets and Transaction Costs
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1992 (Vol. 16 No. 4)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

How the U.S. Treasury Should Auction Its Debt
V. V. Chari and Robert J. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

No Relief in Sight for the U.S. Economy
David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1992 (Vol. 16 No. 3)

In This Issue
Arthur J. Rolnick

SPDAs and GICs: Like Money in the Bank?
Richard M. Todd and Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Acceptability, Means of Payment, and Media of Exchange
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki and Randall Wright
Reprinted From: The New Palgrave Dictionary of Money and Finance (1992)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1992 (Vol. 16 No. 2)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

The Labor Market in Real Business Cycle Theory
Gary D. Hansen and Randall Wright
Published In: Real business cycles: A reader (1998, pp. 168-178)
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 335-353)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Resolving the National Bank Note Paradox
Bruce A. Champ, Neil Wallace, and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1992 (Vol. 16 No. 1)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

How Little We Know About Deficit Policy Effects
Preston J. Miller and William Roberds
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Direct Investment: A Doubtful Alternative to International Debt
Harold L. Cole and William B. English
Reprinted From: Journal of International Economics (Vol. 30, No. 3-4, May 1991, pp. 201-227)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1991 (Vol. 15 No. 4)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Can a "Credit Crunch" Be Efficient?
Edward J. Green and Soo Nam Oh
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Bleak Outlook for the U.S. Economy
David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1991 (Vol. 15 No. 3)

In This Issue
V. V. Chari

Evaluating the Welfare Effects of Alternative Monetary Arrangements
Ayse Imrohoroglu and Edward C. Prescott
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Labor Market Implications of Unemployment Insurance and Short-Time Compensation
Randall Wright
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1991 (Vol. 15 No. 2)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Investigating the Banking Consolidation Trend
John H. Boyd and Stanley L. Graham
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Defending Zero Inflation: All for Naught
W. Lee Hoskins
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Response to a Defense of Zero Inflation
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Procyclical Prices: A Demi-Myth?
Holger C. Wolf
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1991 (Vol. 15 No. 1)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Modeling the Liquidity Effect of a Money Shock
Lawrence J. Christiano
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 427-482)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1990 (Vol. 14 No. 4)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Bad News From a Forecasting Model of the U.S. Economy
David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Banking Model in Which Partial Suspension Is Best
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1990 (Vol. 14 No. 3)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Deflating the Case for Zero Inflation
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Simple Analytics of Commodity Futures Markets: Do They Stabilize Prices? Do They Raise Welfare?
V. V. Chari and Ravi Jagannathan
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1990 (Vol. 14 No. 2)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Business Cycles: Real Facts and a Monetary Myth
Finn E. Kydland and Edward C. Prescott
Published In: Real business cycles: A reader (1998, pp. 383-398)
Published In: Business cycle theory (1995, pp. 67-82)
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 307-334)
Published In: The new classical macroeconomics (Vol. 3, 1992, pp. 514-529)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Vector Autoregression Evidence on Monetarism: Another Look at the Robustness Debate
Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1990 (Vol. 14 No. 1)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Deposit Insurance Reform; or, Deregulation Is the Cart, Not the Horse
John H. Kareken
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 7, No. 2, Spring 1983, pp. 1-9)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Why Markets in Foreign Exchange Are Different From Other Markets
Neil Wallace
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 3, No. 4, Fall 1979, pp. 1-7)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Suggestion for Oversimplifying the Theory of Money
Neil Wallace
Published In: The foundations of monetary economics (Vol. 1, 1999, pp. 213-224)
Published In: Free banking (Vol. 3, 1993, pp. 246-257)
Reprinted From: Economic Journal (Vol. 98, No. 390, 1988)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1989 (Vol. 13 No. 4)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

P*: Not the Inflation Forecaster's Holy Grail
Lawrence J. Christiano
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The U.S. Economy in 1990 and 1991: Continued Expansion Likely
David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Simple Way to Estimate Current-Quarter GNP
Terry J. Fitzgerald and Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1989 (Vol. 13 No. 3)

In This Issue
John H. Boyd

Banking Without Deposit Insurance or Bank Panics: Lessons From a Model of the U.S. National Banking System
V. V. Chari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Bank Failures, Financial Restrictions, and Aggregate Fluctuations: Canada and the United States, 1870–1913
Stephen D. Williamson
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1989 (Vol. 13 No. 2)

In This Issue
Warren E. Weber

Is Japan's Saving Rate High?
Fumio Hayashi
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Understanding Japan's Saving Rate: The Reconstruction Hypothesis
Lawrence J. Christiano
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Are Economic Forecasts Rational?
Michael P. Keane and David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1989 (Vol. 13 No. 1)

In This Issue
Warren E. Weber

The U.S. Economy in 1989 and 1990: Walking a Fine Line
Preston J. Miller and David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Gramm-Rudman-Hollings' Hold on Budget Policy: Losing Its Grip?
Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

How Should Taxes Be Set?
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1988 (Vol. 12 No. 4)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Another Attempt to Explain an Illiquid Banking System: The Diamond and Dybvig Model With Sequential Service Taken Seriously
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Time Consistency and Optimal Policy Design
V. V. Chari
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 41-65)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1988 (Vol. 12 No. 3)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Modeling the Impact of an Energy Price Shock on Interregional Income Transfer
Clarence W. Nelson
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Relationship Between Money and Prices: Some Historical Evidence Reconsidered
Bruce D. Smith
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1988 (Vol. 12 No. 2)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

The Profitability and Risk Effects of Allowing Bank Holding Companies to Merge With Other Financial Firms: A Simulation Study
John H. Boyd and Stanley L. Graham
Published In: Bank management and regulation: A book of readings (1992, pp. 187-204)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Explaining the Demand for Free Bank Notes
Arthur J. Rolnick and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Journal of Monetary Economics (Vol. 2, No. 1, 1988)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1988 (Vol. 12 No. 1)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Why No Crunch From the Crash?
David E. Runkle
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Economic Fluctuations Without Shocks to Fundamentals; Or, Does the Stock Market Dance to Its Own Music?
S. Rao Aiyagari
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 355-386)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1987 (Vol. 11 No. 4)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

Why Is Consumption Less Volatile Than Income?
Lawrence J. Christiano
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 391-425)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1987 (Vol. 11 No. 3)

In This Issue
Preston J. Miller

The Benefits of Bank Deposit Rate Ceilings: New Evidence on Bank Rates and Risk in the 1920s
Arthur J. Rolnick
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Recent Developments in Modeling Financial Intermediation
Stephen D. Williamson
Published In: Financial intermediaries (1995, pp. 286-296)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1987 (Vol. 11 No. 2)

In This Issue

Improving Intergovernmental Finance: A Message From the Northland
Michael J. Stutzer
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Intergenerational Linkages and Government Budget Policies
S. Rao Aiyagari
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 151-168)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1987 (Vol. 11 No. 1)

In This Issue

The Federal Budget's Effects on Intergenerational Equity: Undone or Not Undone?
Gary H. Stern
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Forecasting and Modeling the U.S. Economy in 1986-88
William Roberds and Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1986 (Vol. 10 No. 4)

In This Issue

Modern Business Cycle Analysis: A Guide to the Prescott-Summers Debate
Rodolfo E. Manuelli
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Theory Ahead of Business Cycle Measurement
Edward C. Prescott
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Some Skeptical Observations on Real Business Cycle Theory
Lawrence H. Summers
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Response to a Skeptic
Edward C. Prescott
Published In: Real business cycles: A reader (1998, pp. 102-107)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1986 (Vol. 10 No. 3)

In This Issue

Money and the U.S. Economy in the 1980s: A Break From the Past?
Lawrence J. Christiano
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Do Sterilized Interventions Affect Exchange Rates?
Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1986 (Vol. 10 No. 2)

In This Issue

Risk, Regulation, and Bank Holding Company Expansion Into Nonbanking
John H. Boyd and Stanley L. Graham
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Visible Hand: The Fed's Involvement in the Check Payments System
James N. Duprey and Clarence W. Nelson
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1986 (Vol. 10 No. 1)

In This Issue

Are Forecasting Models Usable for Policy Analysis?
Christopher A. Sims
Published In: The legacy of Robert Lucas, Jr. (Vol. 2, 1999, pp. 434-448)
Published In: Macroeconometric modeling (Vol. 2, 1994, pp. 457-471)
Published In: The new classical macroeconomics (Vol. 2, 1992, pp. 361-375)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Gresham's Law or Gresham's Fallacy?
Arthur J. Rolnick and Warren E. Weber
Reprinted From: Journal of Political Economy (Vol. 94, No. 1, 1986)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1985 (Vol. 9 No. 4)

In This Issue

How Monetary Policy in 1985 Affects the Outlook
Robert B. Litterman
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Taking Stock of the Farm Credit System: Riskier for Farm Borrowers
Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1985 (Vol. 9 No. 3)

In This Issue

Banking Instability and Regulation in the U.S. Free Banking Era
Arthur J. Rolnick and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Adjustable Rate Mortgages: Increasing Efficiency More Than Housing Activity
William Roberds and Michael J. Stutzer
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1985 (Vol. 9 No. 2)

In This Issue

The Statewide Economic Impact of Small-Issue Industrial Revenue Bonds
Michael J. Stutzer
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

International Coordination of Macroeconomic Policies: A Welfare Analysis
Preston J. Miller and Neil Wallace
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 209-241)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1985 (Vol. 9 No. 1)

In This Issue

A Shred of Evidence on Public Acceptance of Privately Issued Currency
Martin Eichenbaum and Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Deficits, Interest Rates, and the Tax Distribution
S. Rao Aiyagari
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Some Unpleasant Monetarist Arithmetic
Thomas J. Sargent
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 5, No. 3, Fall 1981, pp. 1-17)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Some Pleasant Monetarist Arithmetic
Michael R. Darby
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring 1984, pp. 15-20)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Reply to Darby
Preston J. Miller and Thomas J. Sargent
Reprinted From: Quarterly Review (Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring 1984, pp. 21-26)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1984 (Vol. 8 No. 4)

In This Issue

Above-Average National Growth in 1985 and 1986
Robert B. Litterman
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

More Growth Ahead for Ninth District States
Hossain Amirizadeh and Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Improving Economic Forecasting With Bayesian Vector Autoregression
Richard M. Todd
Published In: Modelling economic series: Readings in econometric methodology (1990, pp. 214-234)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]
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Forecasting and Policy Analysis With Bayesian Vector Autoregression Models
Robert B. Litterman
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1984 (Vol. 8 No. 3)

In This Issue

Money Market Mutual Funds Are Hardly Money
Danny Quah, Gary H. Stern, and Thomas M. Supel
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Probable Future Competition in Banking Antitrust Determination: Research Findings
Michael J. Stutzer
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions/A Strong Recovery

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1984 (Vol. 8 No. 2)

In This Issue

Should Currency Be Priced Like Cars?
Thomas M. Supel and Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Some Pleasant Monetarist Arithmetic
Michael R. Darby
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Reply to Darby
Preston J. Miller and Thomas J. Sargent
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions/Urban Strength, Rural Weakness

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1984 (Vol. 8 No. 1)

Money and Inflation in Colonial Massachusetts
Bruce D. Smith
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Some of the Choices for Monetary Policy
Neil Wallace
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 85-101)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1983 (Vol. 7 No. 4)

Budget Deficit Mythology
Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Speculations About the Speculation Against the Hong Kong Dollar
David T. Beers, Thomas J. Sargent, and Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions/Growth in 1984

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1983 (Vol. 7 No. 3)

A Message From the President
E. Gerald Corrigan
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Toward a More Resilient International Financial System
Anthony M. Solomon
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Primer on the International Monetary Fund
John H. Boyd, David S. Dahl, and Carolyn P. Line
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1983 (Vol. 7 No. 2)

Deposit Insurance Reform or Deregulation Is the Cart, Not the Horse
John H. Kareken
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Using Vector Autoregressions to Measure the Uncertainty in Minnesota's Revenue Forecasts
Robert B. Litterman and Thomas M. Supel
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions/A Midyear Report

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1983 (Vol. 7 No. 1)

A Legal Restrictions Theory of the Demand for "Money" and the Role of Monetary Policy
Neil Wallace
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 73-83)
Published In: Free banking (Vol. 3, 1993, pp. 217-223)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Higher Deficit Policies Lead to Higher Inflation
Preston J. Miller
Published In: The new classical macroeconomics (Vol. 1, 1992, pp. 353-364)
Published In: Current readings on money, banking, and financial markets (1987, pp. 293-304)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions/Recovery Likely to Be Stronger Than Expected

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1982 (Vol. 6 No. 3)

Optimal Control of the Money Supply
Robert B. Litterman
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Free Banking, Wildcat Banking, and Shinplasters
Arthur J. Rolnick and Warren E. Weber
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring-Summer 1982 (Vol. 6 No. 2)

As the Nation's Economy Goes, So Goes Minnesota's
Robert B. Litterman and Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

How the Fed Defines and Measures Money
James N. Duprey
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1982 (Vol. 6 No. 1)

Eximbank Lending: A Federal Program That Costs Too Much
John H. Boyd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Expanded Federal Crop Insurance: A Better Way for Taxpayers to Share Farmers' Risks
Richard M. Todd
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1981 (Vol. 5 No. 3)

Some Unpleasant Monetarist Arithmetic
Thomas J. Sargent and Neil Wallace
Published In: The foundations of monetary economics (Vol. 3, 1999, pp. 321-337)
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 103-129)
Published In: The theory of inflation (1994, pp. 291-307)
Published In: The new classical macroeconomics (Vol. 1, 1992, pp. 324-340)
Published In: Monetarism in the United Kingdom (1984, pp. 15-41)
Published In: Fiscal and monetary policy (Vol. 1, 1995, pp. 285-301)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring-Summer 1981 (Vol. 5 No. 2)

Deregulating Commercial Banks: The Watchword Should Be Caution
John H. Kareken
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Econometric Policy Evaluation Under Rational Expectations
Thomas H. Turner and Charles H. Whiteman
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1981 (Vol. 5 No. 1)

Limited Branching in Minnesota: Its Impact on Banking Consumers
Stanley L. Graham
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Commercial Banking as a Line of Commerce: An Appraisal
John H. Kareken
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1980 (Vol. 4 No. 4)

A New Approach to Monetary Control
E. Gerald Corrigan
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Supply-Side Tax Cuts: Will They Reduce Inflation?
Thomas M. Supel
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Integrating Micro and Macroeconomics: An Application to Credit Controls
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1980 (Vol. 4 No. 3)

What’s Wrong With Macroeconomics

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Deficit Policies, Deficit Fallacies
Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Search for a Stable Money Demand Equation
James N. Duprey
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Rational Expectations and the Reconstruction of Macroeconomics
Thomas J. Sargent
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 31-39)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1980 (Vol. 4 No. 2)

The Future of Monetary Policy: The Rational Expectations Perspective
Mark H. Willes
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Case for Branch Banking in Montana
Stanley L. Graham and Arthur J. Rolnick
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1980 (Vol. 4 No. 1)

The U.S. Economy in 1980: Shockwaves From 1979
Preston J. Miller, Thomas M. Supel, and Thomas H. Turner
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Estimating the Effects of the Oil-Price Shock
Preston J. Miller, Thomas M. Supel, and Thomas H. Turner
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1979 (Vol. 3 No. 4)

Why Markets in Foreign Exchange Are Different From Other Markets
Neil Wallace
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 197-208)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Is the Fed's Seasonal Borrowing Privilege Justified?
Stanley L. Graham
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1979 (Vol. 3 No. 3)

A Way to Improve Economic Forecasting

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Help for the Regional Economic Forecaster: Vector Autoregression
Paul A. Anderson
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Estimating Vector Autoregressions Using Methods Not Based on Explicit Economic Theories
Thomas J. Sargent
Published In: Time series models, causality and exogeneity (1997, pp. 272-279)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1979 (Vol. 3 No. 2)

After Keynesian Macroeconomics
Robert E. Lucas, Jr. and Thomas J. Sargent
Published In: A macroeconomics reader (1997, pp. 270-294)
Published In: The rational expectations revolution: Readings from the front line (1994, pp. 5-30)
Published In: Current readings on money, banking, and financial markets (1987, pp. 252-267)
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A Cloudy Future for Minnesota's Businesses
David S. Dahl
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1979 (Vol. 3 No. 1)

A Case for Variable Rate Mortgages
John P. Danforth
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Last Fall's Policy Changes: A Sound Program for Reducing Inflation
Thomas M. Supel
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 4)

Are Interest Rates Too High?
Mark H. Willes
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Rational Expectations: How Important for Econometric Policy Analysis?
Paul A. Anderson
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 3)

Does the sinking U.S. dollar mean the float isn't working?

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

International Monetary Reform: The Feasible Alternatives
John H. Kareken and Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Spring 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 2)

Should we fight inflation with wage and price controls?

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

A New Investigation of the Impact of Wage and Price Controls
Charles H. Whiteman
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

TIP: The Wrong Way to Fight Inflation
Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Winter 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 1)

The U.S. Economy in 1977 and 1978
Thomas M. Supel
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Inflation: An Extreme View
John H. Kareken
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Regional Economy in 1977 and 1978
David S. Dahl
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Fall 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 2)

Looking for Evidence of Noncompetitive Behavior in Minnesota's Banking Industry
David S. Dahl, Stanley L. Graham, and Arthur J. Rolnick
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Summer 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 1)

Questioning Federal Reserve Policies

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Why the Fed Should Consider Holding M0 Constant
Neil Wallace
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

Bank Regulation: Strengthening Friedman's Case for Reform
Arthur J. Rolnick
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

The Right Way to Price Federal Reserve Services
Preston J. Miller
[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]

District Conditions

[Article available on-line as PDF (Adobe Acrobat) file]