TITLE

Let Banks Gather Data on Minority Business Loans

AUTHOR(S)
Corralejo, Jorge; Gnaizda, Robert
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
American Banker;7/18/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 138, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The authors discuss recommendations they have made to Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board, regarding a Government Accountability Office (GAO) study that advocates mandatory reporting of small-business loans by race, ethnicity, and sex. It is noted that deliberate discrimination is not believed to be a factor in banks allotting such loans.
ACCESSION #
33259914

 

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