Photo Attribution The 54th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2017 Conference Program

Political Economy of Monetary Policy


Friday, March 3
1:00pm — 2:30pm

Beauregard Room

Political Economy of Monetary Policy

Session Chair: Peter Calcagno
Session Organizer: Peter Calcagno


What You Don't Know Can Hurt You: Knowledge Problems in Monetary Policy
Presenter: Alexander Salter
Co-Author(s): Daniel Smith
Discussant: Scott Burns


Monetary Policy without Romance: The Political Economy of the Modern Fed's Credit Allocation Policies
Presenter: Scott Burns
Co-Author(s): Lawrence H. White
Discussant: Alexander Salter


Central Bank Transparency and the Performance of Market Expectations
Presenter: Caitlin Ainsley
Discussant: Norman Maynard


A Meta-Analysis of Political Business Cycles
Presenter: Norman Maynard
Co-Author(s): Calcagno, Peter
Discussant: Caitlin Ainsley