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FDIC Banking Review

2006 Volume 18, No. 3

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The Resolution Trust Corporation and Congress, 1989-1993 Part II: 1991-1993 | PDF File (218k)
by Lee Davison

Part I of this study of the post-FIRREA legislative history of the Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) appeared in the previous issue of the Banking Review. It focused on the period immediately after the RTC’s creation in August 1989 through 1990, examining congressional discussion and debate about the RTC’s management, operations, and working capital funding. Part II, which focuses on the period 1991–1993, examines the passage of three statutes that affected the RTC’s loss funding, management structure, and operations and completes the legislative history of the RTC.

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