The Economics of a National Electronic Funds Transfer System

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Conference Series 13
October 1974

The papers and comments included in this volume were presented at the thirteenth in a series of conferences sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. This conference focused on the economics of the development of a national electronic funds transfer system.


Entire Proceedings (11.1MB) pdf

Foreword pdf
Frank E. Morris

Agendas for Action on the Payments Mechanism pdf
George W. Mitchell

Developing an Electronic Funds Transfer System: Incentives and Obstacles pdf
Edwin B. Cox, with discussions by Robert H. Long and John S. Reed

Competition, Monopoly and Electronic Banking pdf
Donald I. Baker

EFTS or EVE pdf
Dee W. Hock

Pricing and the Role of the Federal Reserve in an Electronic Funds Transfer System pdf
Robert W. Eisenmenger, Alicia H. Munnell, and Steven J. Weiss with discussion by Almarin Phillips

Thrift Institutions and Small Commercial Banks in the EFTS pdf
Mark J. Flannery, with discussion by Donald P. Jacobs

Implications of the Electronic Funds Transfer System for Non-Financial Corporations pdf
Richard F. Dundore, with discussion by Richard F. Kerr

Electronic Funds Transfer: A Technology in Search of a Market pdf
Peter H. Schuck

Some Impacts of Electronic Funds Transfer on Consumer Transactions pdf
Blair C. Shick, with discussion by Laurence H. Stone