State Banks and the National Banking Acts: Measuring the Response to Increased Financial Regulation, 1860–1870

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleState Banks and the National Banking Acts: Measuring the Response to Increased Financial Regulation, 1860–1870 Author(S)MATTHEW JAREMSKI (Author)
Abstract  The National Banking Acts and their supporting legislation led to 263 state bank closures and 934 charter conversions between 1863 and 1870. This paper measures and analyzes these sudden changes using the period's first complete bank-level census. ...Paginationp 379-400
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsBanks and banking
Journal TitleJournal of Money, Credit, and Banking  
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