What if the leader of the central bank told hilarious jokes and did card tricks? A panel of experts

Perry Mehrling*, Laurence S. Moss, Jocelyn Pixley, George S. Tavlas

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Abstract

A panel of distinguished experts discuss the linkages (if any) between monetary policy and the personality of the nation's central banker. Why is the personality of a central banker important to monetary stability and financial leadership? What follows is a written edited version of the short papers that were presented at this panel. The panel was held in Olin Auditorium on Tuesday, April 25, 2006, as part of the Carpenter Lecture Series at Babson College.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)863-887
Number of pages25
JournalAmerican Journal of Economics and Sociology
Volume66
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007
Externally publishedYes

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