The Political Economy of Central Banking
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The Political Economy of Central Banking

Contested Control and the Power of Finance, Selected Essays of Gerald Epstein

Gerald Epstein

Central banks are among the most powerful government economic institutions in the world. This volume explores the economic and political contours of the struggle for influence over the policies of central banks such as the Federal Reserve, and the implications of this struggle for economic performance and the distribution of wealth and power in society.
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Chapter 11: A Political Economy Model of Comparative Central Banking

Gerald Epstein

Abstract

Hyman Minsky has been an astute observer and analyst of central banking for many years. In fact, in 1957 he published his first professional paper on the subject (Minsky 1982). As usual, on this subject as on most others, Minsky poses a challenge the standard way of looking at things and an opening for a whole line of research previously though closed.

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