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Federal Reserve: Unconventional Monetary Policy Options

Categories: Business/Economics,Financial Crisis/Markets,Govt Finance

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42962.pdf

Describes the monetary policy strategy used by the Federal Reserve since the Great Recession, especially the policy of quantitative easing, and proposed alternatives to the Fed policies for promoting economic recovery.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists