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Explaining and Forecasting the US Federal Funds Rate

A Monetary Policy Model for the US

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Part of the Finance and Capital Markets Series book series (FCMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Matthew Clements
    Pages 1-3
  3. Matthew Clements
    Pages 5-25
  4. Matthew Clements
    Pages 27-46
  5. Matthew Clements
    Pages 47-68
  6. Matthew Clements
    Pages 69-74
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 83-145

About this book


This book has been written as a practical guide for finance markets professionals to explain US monetary policy and to make forecasts of future interest rate levels. Aimed at market players, familiar with US policy instruments, Explaining and Forecasting the US Federal Funds Rates will provide a means of making independent interest rate forecasts as well as explaining current rate levels.


finance forecasting futures interest monetary policy

About the authors

MATTHEW CLEMENTS is a freelance economist and is author of many articles on market commentaries on economics in the financial press. He was previously employed as an economist by Prebon Yamane in London.

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