When is a central bank governor replaced? Evidence based on a new data set

Using new data on the term in office of central bank governors for a large set of countries for 1970–2005, we estimate a model for the probability that a central bank governor is replaced before the end of his legal term in office. We formulate hypotheses based on the literature on the determinants...

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Volume: 32
Main Author: Dreher, Axel
Sturm, Jan-Egbert
Haan, Jakob de
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier Inc 2010
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Elsevier
published in: Journal of macroeconomics Vol. 32; no. 3; pp. 766 - 781
ORCID: 0000-0002-7227-3599
0000-0002-9421-5736
Data of publication: 2010
ISSN: 0164-0704
1873-152X
EISSN: 1873-152X
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Macroeconomics
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E5
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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