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Traditional Versus Shadow Banking (Page One Economics)

Modern economies rely heavily on financial intermediaries to channel funds between borrowers and lenders. In this issue, the role of traditional banking is outlined and a parallel system—shadow banking—is explored.

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Audience:   High School, Consumers, College
Language:   English
Subjects:   Economics, Data Literacy
Resource Types:   Data, Publications, Newsletter, Lessons
Concepts:   Lenders/Borrowers, Banks