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Prediction of Future Development of the World Economy under Conditions of Negative Interest Rates
Prediction of Future Development of the World Economy under Conditions of Negative Interest Rates

Author(s): Oldřich Rejnuš
Subject(s): Supranational / Global Economy, Economic policy, Policy, planning, forecast and speculation, Economic development, Financial Markets, Socio-Economic Research
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: economy; financial system; interest rates; monetary policy; household wealth;
Summary/Abstract: The paper deals with the problems of contemporary way of using interest rates within the framework of monetary regulation, with special focus on cases when extremely low, or even negative rates are applied. The first part is focused on theoretic definition of the meaning and function of interest rates in financial and economic system in the sense of „standard“ economic theory, or in accordance with individual economic approaches. Subsequently, the influence of contemporary extremely low or even negative interest rates of central banks are analyzed, as well as their influence on the activities of economic subjects, with special attention to individual sorts of financial institutions, namely its influences on their economic results and on fulfilment of their mission. And, subsequently, it defines and characterizes the impacts of contemporary monetary policy of the world most important central banks on functioning of economy of individual the most important states or multinational economic units, as well as world global economy. Based on achieved results, future development is predicted, both from the point of view of economic development and from the standpoint of future impacts on contemporary human society.

  • Page Range: 646-653
  • Page Count: 8
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English