By Robert Leeson

This quantity brings jointly the various worlds major economists, to concentration totally on Canadian coverage matters and case learn debates in honor of David Laidler. The publication commemorates his luck and energetic participation within the study and research of economic coverage.

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In Richard G. ) Zero Inflation: The Goal of Price Stability. Toronto: C. D. Howe Institute. —— 1997. ) Where We Go from Here: Inflation Targets in Canada’s Monetary Policy Regime. Toronto: C. D. Howe Institute. Jenkins, Paul. 2006. ’ Ottawa, 29 June. html. Kamhi, Nadja. 2006. ’ Bank of Canada Working Paper 2006-15. Ottawa: May. Kennedy, Sheryl. 2003. ’ Remarks to the Canadian Association of Business Economists, Kingston, Ont. 26 August. Laidler, David. 1991a. ’ The 1991 Federal Budget. Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press for the John Deutsch Institute.

Howe Institute Commentary 142. May. Laidler, David E. P. Robson. 1994. ” C. D. Howe Institute Commentary 59. March. Laidler, David E. , and William B. P. Robson. 1998. Walking the Tightrope: Canada’s Financial System between a ‘Yes’ Vote and Quebec Secession. C. D. Howe Institute Commentary 102. March. —— 2004. Two Percent Target: Canadian Monetary Policy since 1991. Toronto: C. D. Howe Institute. Longworth, David. 2006. ’ Remarks to the Conference of the Association des économistes québécois. Montréal, Quebec.

Happily for those who find a money multiplier resting on a zero base conceptually unsatisfactory, central bank money turned out to be so uniquely desirable that the system works better with a small positive net balance. 11. Although the core measures making most sense in such models are unlikely to be the same ones adopted for ease of communicating to the public. 12. Recent Bank of Canada commentary refers to the former movements as Type 1 and the latter as Type 2 – terminology that is aptly obscure.

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