monetary policy

Tag: monetary policy

Houshold spending

Why is household spending going up?

Talkback radio will have you believe Australia is in the grips of an affordability crisis. Interest rates keep rising and inflation is at 7.6%. ...

Why is China slashing interest rates?

As the rest of the world tightens monetary policy by hiking interest rates, China is slashing rates. Two rate cuts in August and a ...
Unconventional monetary policy

Conventional vs unconventional monetary policy

Conventional monetary policy is a central bank tool that changes the cost to borrow money (official cash rate/interest rate) to increase or reduce demand. ...