Informal central bank independence: an analysis for three European countries

Cobham DavidCosci Stefania
CEIS Working Papers
Changes in formal and informal central bank independence (CBI) in France, Italy and the UK in the period from the mid-1970s to the 1990s are examined; the major changes occurred in the 1990s, after the disinflations of the 1980s. Broad trends in the infor
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Date: Thursday, September 1, 2005
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