Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria


Monetary Policy, Interest Rate, Nigeria, Money Supply, Monetary Policy Instruments, Open Market Operations, Base Money


This article provides and overview of monetary policy which is the instruments at the disposal of the monetary authorities to influence the availability and cost of credit/money M with the ultimate objective of achieving price stability. This overview is with reference to Nigeria.

Author Bio

Ibeabuchi S. N. is a Deputy Director in the Monetary Policy Department of the Central Bank of Nigeria.

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Ibeabuchi, S. N. (2007). Overview of Monetary Policy in Nigeria. CBN Economic and Financial Review. 45(4), 15-37.

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Economics Commons



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