Q. Which of the following is/are quantitative method of control of money supply in the economy by Reserve Bank of India?
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Explanation: The RBI controls the money supply in the economy in various ways. The tools used by the Central bank to control money supply can be quantitative or qualitative.
- Quantitative tools control the extent of money supply by changing the CRR, or bank rate or open market operations.
- Qualitative tools include persuasion by the Central bank in order to make commercial banks discourage or encourage lending which is done through moral suasion, margin requirement, etc.
Source: NCERT – Macro economics