Insurance of Bank Obligations in Six States during the Period 1829-1866



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This is a study of the first attempts in the United States to protect bank creditors through the use of the insurance principle. The study includes a description of the purpose of bank obligation insurance, as viewed by the men who first considered this plan in 1829; an account of the origins of modern bank examination procedures and their relationship to insurance; a summary of lessons learned by the early insurance plans; and specific studies for New York, Vermont, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Iowa.

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22540615

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Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Golembe, Carter and Warburton, Clark, ([year]), Insurance of Bank Obligations in Six States during the Period 1829-1866, [issue title/date], accessed Aug 30, 2014 from FRASER, http:fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=830

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1958