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Industrial loan companies

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  • O. Emre Ergungor
  • James B. Thomson

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Once Wal-Mart announced its intention to acquire an industrial loan company, a public furor arose that has brought a lot of attention to a type of institution that has existed for quite some time, but was not widely recognized outside of banking circles. What are ILCs and why have they become so controversial lately?

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  • O. Emre Ergungor & James B. Thomson, 2006. "Industrial loan companies," Economic Commentary, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, issue Oct.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedcec:y:2006:i:oct1
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    1. Christian Johnson & George G Kaufman, 2007. "Un banco, con cualquier otro nombre…," Boletín, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos, vol. 0(4), pages 185-199, Octubre-d.
    2. Francisco José de Siqueira, 2007. "La instrumentación jurídica de la distribución de papel moneda de curso legal en Brasil," Boletín, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos, vol. 0(4), pages 167-184, Octubre-d.
    3. Robert L. Hetzel, 2007. "Las contribuciones de Milton Friedman a la economía," Boletín, Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinoamericanos, vol. 0(4), pages 150-166, Octubre-d.

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