Monetary Policy and the Management of the Public Debt: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on General Credit Control and Debt Management of the Joint Committee on the Economic Report, Congress of the United States, Eighty-second Congress, Second Session, Pursuant to Section 5 (A) of Public Law 304, 79th Congress ...

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Page 449 - ... conditions under which there will be afforded useful employment opportunities, including self-employment, for those able, willing, and seeking to work, and to promote maximum employment, production, and purchasing power.
Page 449 - Congress hereby declares that it is the continuing policy and responsibility of the Federal Government to use all practicable means consistent with its needs and obligations and other essential considerations of national policy, with the assistance and cooperation of industry, agriculture, labor, and State and local governments, to coordinate and utilize all its plans, functions, and resources for the purpose of creating and maintaining, in a manner calculated to foster and promote free competitive...
Page 482 - Section, Division of Research and Statistics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. 9 1990 1 Total funds advanced in credit markets to domestic OJ Q2' Q3' Q4
Page 545 - One aspect of this movement was a growing dissatisfaction with the empty formalism of much educational content in the latter part of the nineteenth century and the early part of the twentieth century; with stultifying drill and catechism-like methods of teaching; with the curriculum's lack of relatedness to the everyday experience of the child, his physical world, and social environment; and with pupils' rote verbalization and memorization of ideas for which they had no adequate referents in experience.
Page 477 - Federal reserve banks, including the capital stock and surplus therein and the income derived therefrom, shall be exempt from Federal, State, and local taxation, except taxes upon real estate.
Page 76 - The doctrine of the separation of powers was adopted by the Convention of 1787, not to promote efficiency but to preclude the exercise of arbitrary power. The purpose was, not to avoid friction, but, by means of the inevitable friction incident to the distribution of the governmental powers among three departments, to save the people from autocracy.
Page 125 - DIDC consists of the Secretary of the Treasury, the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Chairman of the Board of...
Page 128 - I am requesting the Secretary of the Treasury, the Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, the...
Page 74 - We shall deal with our economic system as it is and as it may be modified, not as it might be if we had a clean sheet of paper to write upon ; and step by step we shall make it what it should be...
Page 86 - Act of 1946; and (2) it is the will of Congress that the primary power and responsibility for regulating the supply, availability and cost of credit in general shall be vested in the duly constituted authorities of the Federal Reserve...

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