Foreign government and foreign investor control of U.S. banks
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Foreign government and foreign investor control of U.S. banks hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, September 30, 1982. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Commerce, Consumer, and Monetary Affairs Subcommittee.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.,
  • New York (State)


  • Banks and banking -- United States.,
  • Investments, Foreign -- United States.,
  • Banks and banking -- New York (State),
  • Investments, Italian -- New York (State)

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .G634 1982h
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 931 p. :
Number of Pages931
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2816975M
LC Control Number83601807

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