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The History of the Rise and Fall of National Banks

Learn Liberty  ( Original )
APR 20, 2017

Professor Brian Domitrovic discusses that after the ratification of the constitution in 1789 became a question of should there be a national bank. Brian takes us back in history when some of the founding fathers argued over the use of banks.

Does a national bank make the US economy more stable or more chaotic? Video created with the Bill of Rights Institute to help students ace their exams.

This is the third video in a series of nine with Professor Brian Domitrovic, which aim to be a resource for students studying for US History exams and to provide a survey of different (and sometimes opposing) viewpoints on key episodes in U.S. economic history. How do you think we did?