The Resource Unsettled account : the evolution of banking in the industrialized world since 1800, Richard S. Grossman

Unsettled account : the evolution of banking in the industrialized world since 1800, Richard S. Grossman

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Unsettled account : the evolution of banking in the industrialized world since 1800
Title
Unsettled account
Title remainder
the evolution of banking in the industrialized world since 1800
Statement of responsibility
Richard S. Grossman
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Commercial banks are among the oldest and most familiar financial institutions. When they work well, we hardly notice; when they do not, we rail against them. What are the historical forces that have shaped the modern banking system? In Unsettled Account, Richard Grossman takes the first truly comparative look at the development of commercial banking systems over the past two centuries in Western Europe, the United States, Canada, Japan, and Australia. Grossman focuses on four major elements that have contributed to banking evolution: crises, bailouts, mergers, and regulations. He explores whe
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Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
332.109
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG1551
LC item number
.G76 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Princeton economic history of the western world
Label
Unsettled account : the evolution of banking in the industrialized world since 1800, Richard S. Grossman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins of banking -- Banking crises -- Rescuing the banking system: bailouts, lenders of last resort, and more extreme measures -- Merger movements -- Regulation -- Banking evolution in England -- Banking evolution in Sweden -- Banking evolution in the United States -- Constrained and deregulated banking in the twentieth century and beyond
Control code
ocn656359068
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400835256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612639500
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • 22573/ctt1174b
  • 263950
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.b32250174
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)656359068
  • pebcs1400835259

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