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The Fed's Discount Window: An Overview of Recent Data
Felix P. Ackon
Huberto M. Ennis
Abstract

From July 2010 until June 2015, the Federal Reserve made over 16,000 loans to financial institutions through the discount window. Recent regulations mandate the release of detailed information about individual loans two years after their occurrence. We study the newly available loan data and uncover the main patterns that broadly describe activity at the Fed's discount window in recent years.


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Felix P. Ackon & Huberto M. Ennis, "The Fed's Discount Window: An Overview of Recent Data" , Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Economic Quarterly, issue Q1-Q4, pages 37-79, 2017.
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Keywords: discount window; federal reserve; Dodd-Frank Act
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