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Money and Banking N. Sheflin ASSIGNMENT 10 NOTES : Banking – History, Evolution, Structure, Regulation and Failures. Lots of bills and dates you don’t have to know. You should know Fed Reserve Act, Banking Act 1933, and be aware of the acts that contributed to and helped resolve the S&L crisis. Also Glass-Steagall and Gramm-Leach-Bliley. Lots of mention of financial innovations and products that you should know (securitization, Eurodollars, etc). READING Croushore 9. And look up terms not in the book in Wikipedia or investopedia And Blinder on Basel III http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704523604575511813933977160.html (if this doesn’t work – google alan blinder two cheers for the new bank capital standards Also remarks by Alan Greenspan in 2004 on “…some of the major innovations and changes that have propelled banks to their present state and have allowed them successfully to navigate through a rapidly changing economic and technical environment”. http://www.federalreserve.gov/boarddocs/speeches/2004/20041005/default.htm Some irony here. Also, Brief Banking History at http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0801059.html And Bank regulation at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_regulation and maybe http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_regulation_in_the_United_States And consolidation http://www.frbsf.org/publications/economics/letter/2004/el2004-15.html
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This note was uploaded on 10/11/2011 for the course ECON 336 taught by Professor Hassan during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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