The Corporate Bond Market Crises and the Government Response

Posted: 14 Oct 2020

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Steven A. Sharpe

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Xing (Alex) Zhou

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Date Written: October 07, 2020

Abstract

The Covid-19 pandemic led to acute stress in the global economy and, as a consequence, many parts of the global financial system. In the U.S., when concerns over the coronavirus escalated in March, many financial markets were hit by extraordinary selling pressure.

Suggested Citation

Sharpe, Steven A. and Zhou, Xing (Alex), The Corporate Bond Market Crises and the Government Response (October 07, 2020). FEDS Notes No. 2020-10-07-2 https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2769, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3711633

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