Mark A. Carlson

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Senior Economic Project Manager

20th Street and Constitution Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20551

United States

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

A Brief History of the 1987 Stock Market Crash With a Discussion of the Federal Reserve Response

FEDS Working Paper No. 2007-13
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Apr 2007
Mark A. Carlson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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lender of last resort, financial stability, Federal Reserve, stock market crash

Branch Banking, Bank Competition, and Financial Stability

FEDS Working Paper No. 2005-20
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 May 2005
Mark A. Carlson and Kris James Mitchener
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
Downloads 332 (87,476)
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Branching banking, bank consolidation, financial stability, great depression

Branch Banking, Bank Competition, and Financial Stability

NBER Working Paper No. w11291
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Mark A. Carlson and Kris James Mitchener
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
Downloads 72 (320,610)
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Courage to Capital? A Model of the Effects of Rating Agencies on Sovereign Debt Roll-Over

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1506
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Apr 2005
Mark A. Carlson and Galina Hale
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Downloads 315 (93,389)
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credit rating, rating agency, sovereign debt, global game

The Demand for Short-Term, Safe Assets and Financial Stability: Some Evidence and Implications for Central Bank Policies

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-102
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2014
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board, U.S. Federal Reserve Board - Division of Monetary Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Board
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Financial stability, safe assets, money-like instruments, central bank policies

The Demand for Short-Term, Safe Assets and Financial Stability: Some Evidence and Implications for Central Bank Policies

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-102
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 May 2017
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board, U.S. Federal Reserve Board - Division of Monetary Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Board
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Financial stability, safe assets, money-like instruments, central bank policies

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The Effects of Banking Competition on Growth and Financial Stability: Evidence from the National Banking Era

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2019
Mark A. Carlson, Sergio Correia and Stephan Luck
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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Banking, Banking Competition, Risk Taking, Credit Provision, Real Effects, Financial Crisis, Panic of 1893, Economic history, National Banking Era

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Capital Ratios and Bank Lending: A Matched Bank Approach

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 22, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2013
Mark A. Carlson, Hui Shan and Missaka Warusawitharana
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Regulatory capital, bank capital, bank lending

Determinants and Repercussions of the Composition of Capital Inflows

FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 717
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Mar 2002
Mark A. Carlson and Leonardo Hernández
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Banco Central de Chile
Downloads 126 (220,458)
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Capital Flows, Crisis, Contagion

Determinants and Repercussions of the Composition of Capital Inflows

IMF Working Paper No. 02/86
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
Mark A. Carlson and Leonardo Hernández
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Banco Central de Chile
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capital flows crisis contagion

Corporate Governance and Risk Management at Unprotected Banks: National Banks in the 1890s

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-08
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Feb 2014
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Manager ownership, corporate governance, rent seeking, risk preferences, bank failures, risk shifting, adverse selection

Corporate Governance and Risk Management at Unprotected Banks: National Banks in the 1890s

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Manager ownership, corporate governance, rent seeking, risk preferences, bank failures, risk shifting, adverse selection

Corporate Governance and Risk Management at Unprotected Banks: National Banks in the 1890s

NBER Working Paper No. w19806
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Jan 2014
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Causes of Bank Suspension in the Panic of 1893

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System WP No. 2002-11
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Feb 2003
Mark A. Carlson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 151 (190,120)
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Bank runs, bank suspensions, Panic of 1893

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Are Branch Banks Better Survivors? Evidence from the Depression Era

FRB FEDS Discussion Paper No. 2001-51
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Dec 2001
Mark A. Carlson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 140 (202,089)
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Branch banking, great depression

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Why Do We Need Both Liquidity Regulations and a Lender of Last Resort? A Perspective from Federal Reserve Lending During the 2007-09 US Financial Crisis

BIS Working Paper No. 493
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Mark A. Carlson, Burcu Duygan-Bump and William R. Nelson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Lender of last resort, central banks, liquidity regulation, financial crises

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Lessons from the Historical Use of Reserve Requirements in the United States to Promote Bank Liquidity

FEDS Working Paper No. 2013-11
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Mark A. Carlson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Reserve requirements, bank liquidity, lender of last resort, banking panic

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Distress in the Financial Sector and Economic Activity

FEDS Working Paper No. 2008-43
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Nov 2010
Mark A. Carlson, Thomas B. King and Kurt F. Lewis
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Bank Distress, Economic Activity, Financial Intermediation

Credit Availability and the Collapse of the Banking Sector in the 1930s

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Mark A. Carlson and Jonathan Rose
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Board
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Great Depression, credit intermediation, distressed banks, credit availability

Credit Availability and the Collapse of the Banking Sector in the 1930s

FEDS Working Paper No. 2011-38
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Nov 2011
Mark A. Carlson and Jonathan Rose
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Board
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Great Depression, credit intermediation, distressed banks, credit availability

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The Lender of Last Resort: Lessons from the Fed's First 100 Years

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2012-056B
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2013
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve, central banks, lender of last resort, banking panics, financial crises, discount window

Can a Bank Run Be Stopped? Government Guarantees and the Run on Continental Illinois

BIS Working Paper No. 554
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Apr 2016
Mark A. Carlson and Jonathan Rose
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Board
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bank runs, deposit insurance, deposit guarantee, financial crisis

Can a Bank Run Be Stopped? Government Guarantees and the Run on Continental Illinois

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-3
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Mark A. Carlson and Jonathan Rose
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Board
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Bank runs, deposit guarantee, deposit insurance, financial crisis

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Interbank Networks in the National Banking Era: Their Purpose and Their Role in the Panic of 1893

BIS Working Paper No. 535
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Jan 2016
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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interbank networks, correspondent banking, banking panics, contagion, National Banking Era

Near-Money Premiums, Monetary Policy, and the Integration of Money Markets: Lessons from Deregulation

BIS Working Paper No. 581
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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money markets, deregulation, market integration, monetary policy, Eurodollars, Regulation Q

Near-Money Premiums, Monetary Policy, and the Integration of Money Markets: Lessons from Deregulation

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-077
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Deregulation, Eurodollars, Market integration, Monetary policy implementation, Money markets, Regulation Q

Near-Money Premiums, Monetary Policy, and the Integration of Money Markets: Lessons from Deregulation

FRB St. Louis Working Paper No. 2016-15
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2019
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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money markets, deregulation, market integration, monetary policy implementation, Eurodollars, Regulation Q

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Rediscovering Macro-Prudential Regulation: The National Banking Era from the Perspective of 2015

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-28
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 21 Feb 2017
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Bank examinations, bank regulation, national banks, market discipline

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Using Policy Intervention to Identify Financial Stress

FEDS Working Paper No. 2012-02
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
Mark A. Carlson, Kurt F. Lewis and William R. Nelson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Financial stress, financial markets, financial institutions

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Why Do We Need Both Liquidity Regulations and a Lender of Last Resort? A Perspective from Federal Reserve Lending During the 2007-09 U.S. Financial Crisis

FEDS Working Paper No. 2015-011, http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2015.011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Mark A. Carlson, Burcu Duygan-Bump and William R. Nelson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Board and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Lender of last resort, central banks, financial crises, liquidity regulation

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Branch Banking as a Device for Discipline: Competition and Bank Survivorship During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w12938
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2007
Mark A. Carlson and Kris James Mitchener
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
Downloads 40 (414,919)
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Did the Founding of the Federal Reserve Affect the Vulnerability of the Interbank System to Systemic Risk?

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-059
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Aug 2016
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve System, Contagion, Systemic risk, Seasonal liquidity demand, Interbank networks, Banking panics, National Banking system

Did the Founding of the Federal Reserve Affect the Vulnerability of the Interbank System to Congation Risk?

FRB St. Louis Working Paper No. 2016-12
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2019
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve System, contagion, systemic risk, seasonal liquidity demand, interbank networks, banking panics, National Banking system

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Did the Founding of the Federal Reserve Affect the Vulnerability of the Interbank System to Contagion Risk?

BIS Working Paper No. 598
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Dec 2016
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve System, contagion, systemic risk, seasonal liquidity demand, interbank networks, banking panics, National Banking system

Navigating Constraints: The Evolution of Federal Reserve Monetary Policy, 1935-59

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-44
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Jun 2014
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve, monetary policy, reserve requirements, Fed-Treasury Accord, inflation

Navigating Constraints: The Evolution of Federal Reserve Monetary Policy, 1935-59

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2014-013A
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Jun 2014
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve, monetary policy, reserve requirements, Fed-Treasury Accord, inflation

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Interbank Markets and Banking Crises: New Evidence on the Establishment and Impact of the Federal Reserve

FRB St. Louis Working Paper No. 2015-37
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2019
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Federal Reserve, banking crises, banking panics, interbank market, correspondent banks, contagion, Great Depression

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National Bank Examinations and Operations in the Early 1890s

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-19, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-14
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Are Branch Banks Better Survivors? Evidence from the Depression Era

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 42, Issue 1, pp. 111-126, 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Jun 2006
Mark A. Carlson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Furnishing an “Elastic Currency”: The Founding of the Fed and the Liquidity of the U.S. Banking System

Review, Vol. 100, Issue 1, pp. 17-44, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2018
Mark A. Carlson and David C. Wheelock
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Liquidity (Economics), Federal Reserve System

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Arresting Banking Panics: Fed Liquidity Provision and the Forgotten Panic of 1929

NBER Working Paper No. w16460
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Mark A. Carlson, Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of California at Irvine
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Emergency Collateral Upgrades and the Broker of Last Resort

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Mark A. Carlson and Marco Macchiavelli
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Financial Crisis, Lender of Last Resort, Repo, Collateral, Dealers

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€Œunconventionalâ€� Monetary Policy as Conventional Monetary Policy: A Perspective from the U.S. In the 1920s

FEDS Working Paper No. 2018-019
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Mark A. Carlson and Burcu Duygan-Bump
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Board
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Monetary policy, Unconventional monetary policy, Central banking, Administered rates, Money markets, Quantitative easing

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Emergency Collateral Upgrades

FEDS Working Paper No. 2018-078
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Mark A. Carlson and Marco Macchiavelli
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Financial crisis, Lender of last resort, Collateral, Dealers, Repo

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Liquidity Requirements, Free-Riding, and the Implications for Financial Stability Evidence from the Early 1900s

FEDS Working Paper No. 2018-018
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Mark A. Carlson and Matthew Jaremski
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Utah State University - Huntsman School of Business
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Financial stability, Free-riding, Liquidity requirements, Reserve requirements

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Bank Examiners’ Information and Expertise and Their Role in Monitoring and Disciplining Banks Before and During the Panic of 1893

NBER Working Paper No. w24460
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
Charles W. Calomiris and Mark A. Carlson
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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The Re-Emergence of the Federal Reserve Funds Market in the 1950s

FED Notes No. 2019-03-22
Posted: 26 Mar 2019
Sriya Anbil and Mark A. Carlson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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