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What the New York Clearing House Did during National Banking Era Panics

Gary B. Gorton and Ellis W. Tallman

in Fighting Financial Crises: Learning from the Past

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226479514
eISBN:
9780226479651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226479651.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

With the start of a panic the clearing house took two actions. First, individual member banks were instructed to stop publishing the information normally required to be published in a newspaper, ... More


The Start of a Panic

Gary B. Gorton and Ellis W. Tallman

in Fighting Financial Crises: Learning from the Past

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226479514
eISBN:
9780226479651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226479651.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The start of a financial crisis is chaotic and it initially is not clear that the events constitute a crisis. If there are bank runs, banks suspend convertibility, that is they do not honor demands ... More


Crises and Crescendo, 1694–1825

Ranald C. Michie

in British Banking: Continuity and Change from 1694 to the Present

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198727361
eISBN:
9780191793516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727361.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

The Bank of England was formed in 1694 and until 1825 possessed a monopoly of joint-stock banking in England and Wales though not in Scotland and Ireland. That influenced the pattern of banking ... More


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