New England Economic Review

New England Economic Review is a magazine specializing in Economic topics.

Articles from May-June

Does Japan Offer Any Lessons for the United States?
Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. The author thanks Jennifer Duval for valuable research assistance. Note: This article was written before the events of September 11, 2001, and some of the analysis...
Effect of Consumer Characteristics on the Use of Payment Instruments
Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. The author thanks Katharine Bradbury and Richard Kopcke for helpful comments and Joshua Congdon-Martin for excellent research assistance. Even though predictions about a cashless and checkless society have...
U.S. Monetary Policy in an Integrating World: 1960 to 2000
Maurits C. Boas Professor of International Economics, Harvard University, and Assistant Vice President and Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, respectively. This article is part of a paper presented at the forty-fifth economic conference of...