The Federal Reserve System: Purposes and Functions
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2005Library of Congress Control Number 39026719Copies of this book may be obtained from PublicationsFulfillment, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System,Washington, DC 20551.
Lynn S. Fox,
Scott G. Alvarez, Sandra Braunstein,Marianne M. Emerson, Jennifer J. Johnson, Karen H. Johnson,Stephen R. Malphrus, Vincent R. Reinhart, Louise L. Roseman,Richard Spillenkothen, and David J. Stockton
Purposes and Functions
is published under the direction of thestaff Publications Committee. It is assisted by the PublicationsDepartment, under the direction of Lucretia M. Boyer.