|Grade 9-12 / An overview of the Federal Reserve to help make sense of the complex, yet effective, System. Learn the three main responsibilities -- conducting monetary policy, supervising banks, and providing financial services. This is a download for Apple iOS.|
What Does the Fed Do?
|Grade 9-12 / Students will learn more about the purposes and functions of the Federal Reserve System, including describing a fractional reserve banking system, explaining what bank panics and bank runs are and why they are less likely today than at the beginning of the 20th century, and listing the three major functions of the Federal Reserve System.|