Speech by C Allsopp, Bank of England, 19 Sep

SPEECH - In the speech titled 'Macroeconomic Policy Rules in Theory and in Practice' Allsopp argued against using interest rates to burst asset price bubbles. "In my view, the most persuasive argument against using interest rates to moderate destabilising processes is one of credibility and transparency. If the interest rate has another role, being used to moderate the shock structure, the reaction function is far less rule-like and predictable and the system is likely to be less transparent and

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: