A history of the Federal Reserve / Allan H. Meltzer ; with a foreword by Alan Greenspan

Author(s): Meltzer, Allan H
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Subjects: Federal Reserve banks
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2003-
LC Classification: H, HG
Physical Description: v. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword / Alan Greenspan
Preface
1. Introduction 1
2. Central Banking Theory and Practice before the Federal Reserve Act 19
3. In the Beginning, 1914 to 1922 65
4. New Procedures, New Problems, 1923 to 1929 137
5. Why Did Monetary Policy Fail in the Thirties? 271
6. In the Backseat, 1933 to 1941 415
7. Under Treasury Control, 1942 to 1951 579
8. Conclusion: The First Thirty-seven Years 725
References 747
Data Sources 761
Index 765
Notes: LCCN: 2002072007
ISBN: 0226519996 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0226520005 (v. 1 : pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Incomplete contents: v. 1. 1913-1951 -- v. 2. bk. 1. 1951-1969 -- v. 2. bk. 2. 1970-1986
OCLC Number: 50155560
ISBN/ISSN: 0226519996
0226520005