Norges Bank


The effects of economic news on Norwegian market interest rates

by Knut Eeg

Interest rates and other financial asset prices are based on expectations about economic developments. Asset prices react to new information. In this article, we explore the effects of news about key macroeconomic variables, external impulses, Norges Bank’s interest rate decisions and the communication of monetary policy on Norwegian interest rates.

Published 30 April 2008 15:00
Published 30 April 2008 15:00