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Author Garbade, Kenneth D.

Title Birth of a market [electronic resource] : the U.S. Treasury securities market from the Great War to the Great Depression / Kenneth D. Garbade.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2012.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 393 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : before the Great War -- The payments system before World War I -- Treasury debt management before World War I : financing the Great War -- Treasury finance during World War I -- Designing the liberty loans -- Marketing the liberty loans -- Treasury cash management : certificates of indebtedness -- Treasury cash management : war loan deposit accounts -- Federal Reserve support of the treasury market during World War I -- Coda on treasury debt management during World War I : paying down the war debt -- Treasury finance during the 1920s -- Paying down the war debt -- Revival of the over-the-counter market -- Evolution of the primary market and the introduction of treasury bills -- Coda on treasury debt management during the 1920s : the Great Depression -- Treasury finance during the Great Depression -- Non-marketable treasury debt -- Treasury debt management during the great contraction -- Treasury debt management during the new deal -- The primary market during the Great Depression -- Statutory control of treasury indebtedness -- The brief revival and subsequent extinction of national bank notes -- Coda on treasury debt management during the Great Depression -- Treasury debt management since 1939.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Government securities -- United States -- History.
Investments -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780262016377 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780262298674 (e-book)

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