Origins of the Federal Reserve Book-Entry System

Garbade, Kenneth D.
December 2004
Economic Policy Review (19320426);Dec2004, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p33
Trade Publication
Examines the origins and early development of the U.S. Federal Reserve's book-entry system. Factors that produced the Federal Reserve's book-entry system; Incidents that spurred the development of the book-entry system; Description of the two forms of the definitive Treasury bonds; Definition of Treasury bill.


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