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A history of the Federal Reserve

by Allan H. Meltzer

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.),
  • Federal Reserve banks

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. [747]-759) and index.

    StatementAllan H. Meltzer ; with a foreword by Alan Greenspan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG2563 .M383 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15526133M
    ISBN 100226519996, 0226520005
    LC Control Number2002072007
    OCLC/WorldCa50155560

    The Federal Reserve opposed securities auctions and helped to fi nance budget defi cits, a main source of inflationary money growth after Treasury later began auctions. In time, the Federal Reserve ended “even keel” operations used to reduce interest rate changes during Treasury financings. The early Keynesian model evolved. Allan H. Meltzer’s critically acclaimed history of the Federal Reserve is the most ambitious, most intensive, and most revealing investigation of the subject ever conducted. Its first volume, published to widespread critical acclaim in , spanned the period from the institution’s founding in to the restoration of its independence in This two-part second volume of the history.

    “A History of the Federal Reserve will be the definitive history of the central bank and monetary policy in the United States for the indefinite future. Every student of the American economy during the period of this account will find something of interest here, and anyone seeking to fathom the ‘big picture’ of economic policy during 5/5(4). Commonly known as the Beige Book, this report is published eight times per year. Each Federal Reserve Bank gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions in its District through reports from Bank and Branch directors and interviews with key business contacts, economists, market experts, and other sources.

      A History of the Federal Reserve, Volume 2, Book 2, Meltzer, Allan H.: Books - 5/5(4). The financial elites of this country, notably the Morgan, Rockefeller, and Kuhn, Loeb interests, were responsible for putting through the Federal Reserve System, as a governmentally created and sanctioned cartel device to enable the nation’s banks to inflate the money supply in a coordinated fashion, without suffering quick retribution from depositors or note holders demanding cash.


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