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The Bank of the United States

William Beach Lawrence

The Bank of the United States

an article reprinted from the North American review for April, 1831

by William Beach Lawrence

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Published by Hale"s Steam-Power-Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bank of the United States (1816-1836)

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche (negative). Louisville, [Ky.] : Lost Cause Press, 1981. 2 sheets ; 11 x 15 cm. ([Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary ... ])

    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 39383
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14435667M


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This book is an economic history of an early central bank, the Second Bank of the United States (). After US President Andrew Jackson vetoed the re-chartering of the Bank inthe US would go without a central bank for the rest of the nineteenth century, unlike Europe and England.

Apart from the United States, in countries where central bank board members serve fixed terms of office A) none have terms as long as fourteen years. B) many serve for life or good behavior. C) all have terms longer than fourteen years. D) the head of the central bank rarely has a term longer than one year.

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Claire Brennecke is a financial economist with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The history of the second Bank of the United States is briefly traced in the first of the readings contained in this volume.

This is followed by a set of documents contemporary with the great struggle between Jackson and the Bank. Jackson's veto message is perhaps the. COVID Resources.

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