The Region

May 2007 Issue

Annual Report Essay

  • Modern Macroeconomics in Practice: How Theory is Shaping Monetary Policy
    Over the last three decades, macroeconomic theory and the practice of macroeconomics by economists have changed significantly—for the better. Macroeconomics is now firmly grounded in the principles of economic theory. These advances have not been restricted to the ivory tower. Over the last several decades, the United States and other countries have undertaken a variety of policy changes that are precisely what macroeconomic theory of the last 30 years suggests. 2006 Annual Report Essay.

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