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Bank runs, deposit insurance, and bank regulation, part I


Abstract: An analysis of the costs and benefits of providing federal deposit insurance as a means of preventing widespread bank failures, and the role of bank regulators in assuring bank solvency; article concludes with February 15 issue.

Keywords: Deposit insurance; Bank failures;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Part of Series: Economic Commentary

Publication Date: 1988

Issue: Feb

Order Number: 1