International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB)

The International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB) is an initiative of the central banking community.

Published quarterly, the journal features articles on central bank theory and practice, with a special emphasis on research relating to monetary and financial stability. The main objectives of the International Journal of Central Banking are:

  • to disseminate widely the best policy-relevant and applied research that reflects the missions of central banks around the world across a range of disciplines; and
  • to promote communication amongst researchers both inside and outside of central banks.

October 2020 issue

Cover and contents

The Effects of Borrower-Based Macroprudential Policy: An Empirical Application to Korea
by Thorsten Franz

To Guide or Not to Guide? Quantitative Monetary Policy Tools and Macroeconomic Dynamics in China
by Hongyi Chen, Michael Funke, Ivan Lozev, and Andrew Tsang
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The Impact of the Designation of Global Systemically Important Banks on Their Business Model
by Aurélien Violon, Dominique Durant, and Oana Toader

Measuring the Liquidity Profile of Mutual Funds
by Sirio Aramonte, Chiara Scotti, and Ilknur Zer

How Do Central Bank Projections and Forward Guidance Influence Private-Sector Forecasts?
by Monica Jain and Christopher S. Sutherland
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Credit Risk, Liquidity, and Lies
by Thomas B. King and Kurt F. Lewis
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How Would U.S. Banks Fare in a Negative Interest Rate Environment?
by David M. Arseneau
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Anchoring Inflation Expectations in Unconventional Times: Micro Evidence for the Euro Area
by Jonas Dovern and Geoff Kenny
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