Monetary Economics in South Africa by Ernie van der MerweMonetary Economics in South Africa by Ernie van der Merwe

Monetary Economics in South Africa

byErnie van der Merwe, Sandra Mollentze

Paperback | January 10, 2010

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Monetary Economics in South Africa is uniquely South African in its approach to describing international accepted monetary theory and policy against the background of local conditions. It strongly emphasises South African monetary policy, central banking and financial institutions andmarkets.
Dr. Ernie van der Merwe is Retired Chief of Economics at the South African Reserve Bank. Dr. Sandra Mollentze is Senior Lecturer at the South African Reserve Bank College.
Title:Monetary Economics in South AfricaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 9.41 × 6.65 × 0.98 inPublished:January 10, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195983939

ISBN - 13:9780195983937


Table of Contents

Part 1: Basic concepts and theory1. The nature and scope of monetary economics2. The evolution of money3. The money-supply process4. The demand for money5. Interest rates in the economy6. Exchange rates in the economy7. Traditional monetary theories8. Modern monetary theory9. The monetary-policy transmission mechanismPart 2: Monetary policy10. A framework for monetary policy11. Exchange-rate regimes and monetary policy12. Monetary policy in South Africa from 1921-200013. Inflation targeting in South Africa14. Monetary-policy operational procedures in South Africa15. Forecasting inflation in South Africa16. Financial stability and the central bank17. Monetary policy and interdependence18. Monetary policy co-operation