|Event Date||Mon Jun 29 EDT (over 1 year ago)|
Money and Banking presents a fundamental treatment of how money functions in the U.S. and world economies. Topics include the concept of money supply and the role your bank plays as a money creator and participant in the nation's payment mechanism. Money and Banking also explains how the various types of financial institutions operate, the workings of monetary and fiscal policies, the functions and powers of the Federal Reserve, and more. This course takes 16 weeks to complete.
Bank personnel who have not had a formal course in money and banking and who wish to increase their understanding of the banking industry; officer trainees through the mid-management level.
After successfully completing this program, you will be able to:
• Describe how commercial banks "create" money
• Identify the tools of monetary and piscal policy
• Summarize and better interpret major trends and issues in banking
• Relate bank operations to the U.S. payments mechanism
• Compare and contrast various types of financial institutions