Logo

Basics for Bank Directors by Forest E. Myers

Small book cover: Basics for Bank Directors

Basics for Bank Directors
by

Publisher: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Number of pages: 128

Description:
The goal of this book is to provide directors, especially non-management directors who may have little knowledge about banks and their operation, with basic information to help them be intelligent questioners of risk taking and risk management at their institutions. In it, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City shares information gained from years of supervisory experience; information that it believes will help directors meet their oversight responsibilities.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(880KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: The Case Against the FedThe Case Against the Fed
by - Ludwig Von Mises Institute
The author presents the most powerful case against the American central bank ever written. This work begins with a mini-treatment of money and banking theory, and then plunges right in with the real history of the Federal Reserve System.
(14639 views)
Book cover: Money and BankingMoney and Banking
by - Saylor Foundation
Minimal mathematics, accessible language, and a student-oriented tone ease readers into complex subjects like money, interest rates, banking, asymmetric information, financial crises and regulation, monetary policy, monetary theory, and other topics.
(33949 views)
Book cover: History of the Eighties -- Lessons for the FutureHistory of the Eighties -- Lessons for the Future
- Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
A detailed analysis of the complex combination of causes that led to the extraordinary number of bank failures in the 1980s and early 1990s. An evaluation of the legislative, regulatory and supervisory responses to those failures.
(9314 views)
Book cover: Money, Bank Credit, and Economic CyclesMoney, Bank Credit, and Economic Cycles
by - Ludwig von Mises Institute
Author has made history with this exciting treatise that the market can fully manage the money and banking sector, without inflation, without business cycles, and without the economic instability that has characterized the age of government control.
(16863 views)