Is deposit insurance the bankers' Faustian bargain?

Burstein, Melvin L.
January 1995
Fedgazette;Jan1995, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p14
Trade Publication
Editorial. Discusses the benefits of bank deposit insurance and burden of government banking regulations. Components of the subsidy bankers receive from deposit insurance; Implication of lower capital requirements for banks; Cost of the thrift bailout.


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