Central Bank and Monetary Authority
- Students select a Middle Eastern nation to compare to the United States. Use the links on the Central Bank and Monetary Authority website to research both Central Banks.
- Students submit a paper that addresses the following areas:
a. Compare and contrast when, why and how each central bank was established.
b. Compare and contrast two mandates of each central bank.
c. Compare and contrast the degree of autonomy and transparency of each central bank.
d. Compare and contrast the role of each central bank in the market for domestic interest rate policy.