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Definition of Economic policy instruments

Economic policy instruments Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Policy instruments which create the economic incentives for individuals to choose freely to modify or reduce their activities, thus indirectly producing an environmental improvement. Scialabba (1998)
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Macroeconomic policy instruments refer to macroeconomic quantities that can be directly controlled by an economic policy maker. Instruments can be divided into two subsets: a) Monetary policy instruments and b) Fiscal policy instruments. Monetary policy is conducted by the Federal Reserve or the central bank of a country or supranational region (Euro zone). Fiscal policy is conducted by the Executive and Legislative Branches of the Government and deals with managing a nation’s Budget.

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