International monetary policy coordination through communication: Chasing the loch ness monster

Serkan Imisiker, Bedri Kamil Onur Tas*

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We empirically examine international monetary policy coordination. We use the Global Economy Meetings (GEMs) at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) to design a novel empirical identification strategy. We find that communication between the central bank governors at the BIS GEMs promotes policy coordination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)301-321
Number of pages21
JournalInternational Journal of Central Banking
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2019
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Finance
  • Economics and Econometrics

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