Case | HBS Case Collection | December 2005 (Revised July 2006)

What Should the Federal Reserve Do? Thoughts of Greenspan and Bernanke

by Lakshmi Iyer and Noel Maurer

Abstract

Presents remarks by Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke on monetary policy, explicit inflation targets, and the relative merits of asset price targeting.

Keywords: Inflation and Deflation; Asset Pricing; Central Banking; Financial Strategy; Policy; Banking Industry;

Citation:

Iyer, Lakshmi, and Noel Maurer. "What Should the Federal Reserve Do? Thoughts of Greenspan and Bernanke." Harvard Business School Case 706-017, December 2005. (Revised July 2006.)