NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Bank Distress During the Great Contraction, 1929 to 1933, New Data from the Archives of the Board of Governors

Gary Richardson

NBER Working Paper No. 12590
Issued in October 2006

---- Acknowledgements -----

I thank Shagufta Ahmed, Shaista Ahmed, Jacqueline Chattopadhay, Ching-Yi Chung, Nathan Montgomery, Yuiichi Inomata, Mark Ng, Mitra Pai, Doris Sum, Brandon Tsang, Ian Wagner, and Eve Wang for research assistance. I thank Reid Click, Deborah Kauffman, Ed and Edwin Richardson, and Gloria Richardson for accommodations near the National Archives. I thank Erik Heitfield for the loan of photographic equipment. I thank Marigee Bacolod, Dan Bogart, William Branch, Mark Carlson, Milton Friedman, Michelle Garfinkel, Ami Glazer, Joseph Mason, and Kris Mitchener for extensive comments on earlier drafts of this essay. I thank numerous friends and colleagues for comments, advice, and encouragement. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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