Fractional Reserve Banking
The Classroom Economist looks into the inner workings of fractional reserve banking and answers these questions: What role does the Federal Reserve play in the U.S. banking system? What is the money creation potential of deposits? What is the money multiplier?
- SMART Board file to accompany lesson procedures
- Narrated presentation
- Test Your Knowledge interactive
- Resources guide
- Money Museum Lessons (High School) (Kansas City Fed)