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Author: Colton Cranston

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Open Market Operations

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Terms to Know

The narrowest definition of money, includes only the stock of physical currency.


Includes demand deposits (checking account balances) + M0 (stock of physical currency).


Time deposits + M1 (demand deposits + stock of physical currency).

Open Market Operations

One of the mechanisms available to the Fed to regulate interest rates and the money supply; open market operations refer to the purchase and sale of U.S. Treasury securities.