Banking Law and Regulation

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Aspen Law & Business, 2001 - Law - 859 pages
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With its refined, updated Third Edition, Banking Law and Regulation again takes its place as the most effective foundation text available on the law surrounding traditional commercial banks and other depository institutions.
The new edition builds on the comprehensive yet concise approach on which instructors have come to depend. As before, the Third Edition:
explains the nature, content, and scope of the rules that regulate banking in ways that make the material meaningful and relevant to students
encompasses the history, regulation, regulatory powers, and globalization of financial institutions
examines the role of the bank in modern society including explorations of policy implications
makes enlightening connections between traditional commercial banks and other depository institutions
employs an effective cases-and-notes pedagogy that blends clear introductions to legal concepts with a mixture of rhetorical and problem-like questions
begins with a strong introductory history and overview of banking, nontraditional depository institutions, and banking regulation, giving students a solid foundation on which to build their understanding
provides regular updates through an annual Statutory Supplement addressing recent developments and new cases
In the New Edition - a wide variety of changes, improvements, and updates, including:
a new co-author, Richard Scott Carnell, who draws on his expertise in both legal practice and teaching
revised chapters on Securities Powers of Banking Institutions and International Banking, that cover these crucial topics more accessibly
an expanded index for quicker access to specific coverage
the latest cases and changes in the law, especially the Gramm-Leach-Biley Act of 1999
updated coverage of antitrust and other important legislative developments

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
2
What Is a Bank?
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Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law at Yale Law School. He is the author of a number of books, including "Macey on Corporation Laws.

Geoffrey P. Miller is the Stuyvesant P. Comfort Professor of Law at New York University Law School. Miller is the Director of NYU Law School's Center for the Study of Central Banks and Financial Institutions and is a founder of the Society for Empirical Legal Studies.

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