Run a central bank with new Swiss computer game

SWITZERLAND - The Swiss National Bank has recently posted a new computer game onto its web site. For anyone aspiring to hold the reins of a nation's economy this provides a new and novel way to hone the skills for central banking and take charge of a virtual economy.

Players of the Monetary Policy Simulation Game can try their hands at raising and lowering interest rates, and adjusting other variables in hopes of keeping the economy growing without inflation.

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