TITLE

Independent Bank Regulation is Essential for Sustained Economic Growth

AUTHOR(S)
Hawke, John D.
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Business Economics;Jul2002, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the importance of adhering to the principles for independent banking supervision developed by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. Description of banking supervision in the U.S.; Basis of an institution's character; Cause of Argentina's economic downfall.
ACCESSION #
7171159

 

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