Monetary policy implementation in East Asia / Frank Rövekamp, Moritz Bälz, Hanns Günther Hilpert, editors.

This book shares essential insights into the implementation of monetary policy in various East Asian countries. Highlighting case studies from China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan and Singapore, leading economists and practitioners from central banks illustrate how dependent effective monetary policy is on t...

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Other Authors: Rövekamp, Frank, Bälz, Moritz, Günther Hilpert, Hanns
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham : Springer, 2020.
Series:Financial and monetary policy studies ; 51.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Preface and Acknowledgements
  • Contents
  • Contributors
  • Abbreviations
  • 1 Monetary Policy in East Asia: Implementation Matters
  • References
  • Part IThe Framework of Monetary Policy Implementation
  • 2 China's Monetary Policy: Institutional Setting, Tools and Challenges
  • 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Institutional Setting of China's Monetary Policy
  • 2.2.1 The Mandate of the People's Bank of China (PBC)
  • 2.2.2 The Role of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)
  • 2.2.3 The PBC in the Post-March 2018 Institutional Setup
  • 2.3 Targets, Tools and Track Record of Chinese Monetary Policy
  • 2.3.1 Monetary Policy Targets and Main Tools
  • 2.3.2 Evolution and Successes in Recent Years
  • 2.4 Challenges in Terms of Transparency and Independence
  • 2.4.1 How Transparent is China's Monetary Policy?
  • 2.4.2 How Independent is the PBC with Regard to Monetary Policy?
  • 2.4.3 Relationship Between Transparency and Independence
  • 2.5 Conclusion
  • References
  • 3 Inflation Targeting in Korea
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 A Brief History of IT in Korea
  • 3.3 A Tool for Assessing IT in Korea
  • 3.4 Assessing the Operation of IT in Korea
  • 3.5 Conclusion and the Future Prospects for IT
  • References
  • Part IICentral Banks in Foreign Exchange Markets
  • 4 Exchange-Rate Management in East Asia: Words and Deeds
  • 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 Exchange-Rate Policies of East Asian Countries
  • 4.3 Currency Manipulation in East Asia?
  • 4.4 Foreign Exchange Interventions and the Exchange Rate
  • 4.5 Conclusions
  • References
  • 5 Taiwan's Exchange-Rate Policy and Its Current Challenges
  • 5.1 Introduction
  • 5.2 The Impact of Short-Term Capital Flows on Taiwan's Financial Market
  • 5.3 Policy Measures to Address the Aforementioned Issue
  • 5.4 The CBC's Policy: Dynamic Stability of the NTD Exchange Rate
  • 5.5 Conclusion
  • References
  • 6 Monetary Policy Implementation in Singapore
  • 6.1 Implementing an Exchange Rate-Centred Monetary Policy
  • 6.2 Assessing Banks' Demands for Reserves
  • 6.3 Conducting Money-Market Operations
  • 6.4 Summary
  • References
  • Part IIIDimensions of Monetary Policy Implementation
  • 7 The Asset Purchase Programmes of the ESCB in the Courts
  • 7.1 Introduction
  • 7.2 The Programmes
  • 7.2.1 Covered Bond Purchase Programmes (CBPP)
  • 7.2.2 Securities Market Programme (SMP)
  • 7.2.3 Long-Term Refinancing Operations (LTRO)
  • 7.2.4 Outright Monetary Transactions (OMT)
  • 7.2.5 Expanded Assets Purchase Programme (EAPP)
  • 7.3 Economic Facts
  • 7.3.1 Terminated Programmes
  • 7.3.2 Asset Purchase Programme (APP)
  • 7.3.3 Consolidated Volume and Asset Structure
  • 7.4 Challenging the Legality of the Securities Market Programme (SMP)
  • 7.4.1 Temporary Injunction
  • 7.4.2 Procedural Separation and Referral to the CJEU by the GFCC
  • 7.4.3 GFCC Final Judgment I
  • 7.5 The Battle Over the Outright Monetary Transactions (OMT)