the reserve ratio

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Seth Barr
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the reserve ratio

hi all,

has the reserve ratio for commercial banks ever changed? and if it did, what caused it to change?

-S

Jason Pride
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Hi Seth,

In the US the same reserve ratio is applied to all banking institutions. You can access the history of changes to the ratio on the Federal Reserve website here: http://www.federalreserve.gov/monetarypolicy/reservereq.htm#table3