Cookies?
Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Enhancing the Fed’s transparency didn’t hurt its deliberations

Gardner, Joseph and Woolley, John T. (2017) Enhancing the Fed’s transparency didn’t hurt its deliberations. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (20 Feb 2017). Blog Entry.

[img]
Preview
PDF - Published Version
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial.

Download (152kB) | Preview

Abstract

For more than two decades, transcripts of the US Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meetings have been made available to the public. But has the move to greater transparency about monetary policymaking hurt committee deliberations? In new research which examines committee meeting transcripts from 1978 to 2007, Joseph Gardner and John T. Woolley find that leadership – not transparency – had the greatest effect on how members deliberated during meetings.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Authors, USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog, The London School of Economics and Political Science © CC BY-NC 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Sets: Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2017 13:52
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2019 08:25
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/69708

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics