Survey of the channels of the monetary transmission mechanism
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Survey of the channels of the monetary transmission mechanism by Timothy P. Opiela

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Published by National Bank of Poland, Research Dept. in Warsaw .
Written in English



  • Poland.


  • Transmission mechanism (Monetary policy) -- Poland.,
  • Banks and banking, Central -- Poland.,
  • Keynesian economics.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 27-29).

StatementTimothy P. Opiela.
SeriesPaper / National Bank of Poland ;, no 13, Paper (Narodowy Bank Polski) ;, no 13.
LC ClassificationsHG1087 .O65 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. ;
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL748288M
LC Control Number97141975

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