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Quantity Theory of Money

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In this survey, we shall first present a formal statement of the quantity theory, then consider the Keynesian challenge to the quantity theory, recent developments, and some empirical evidence. We shall conclude with a discussion of policy implications, giving special attention to the likely implications of the worldwide fiat money standard that has prevailed since 1971.

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Interest Rate Monetary Policy Rational Expectation Nominal Interest Rate Monetary Authority 
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