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The Panic of 1907
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the late 19th century saw increasing troubles in the core                  nations, and in the United States
the economy of the                    boom began to falter
1873-1896 global and near-global                     
had the capacity to skip from society to               
the weaknesses of the model of                                began to show
interdependence affected the ability of governments to          the problems from spreading
this was not new but became more            at the end of the 19th century
John Maynard              (1883-1946)
British economist whose ideas fundamentally changed the theory and practice of                              and the economic policies of governments
August         , wrote essay in Economic Journal
worried about the world's ability to survive a major crisis, a                    article
the world economy faced two kinds of problems:
1. the          standard that had served as a ballast for the system, restricted the ability of governments to deal with currency pressures, was very rigid
2. private banks were so large in proportion to the amount of money in circulation, that a run on any bank could                into a full-blown financial crisis
if        bank failed, it could bring down the entire system
The Panic of         
a United States financial crisis that took place over a three-week period starting in mid-October, when the New York Stock Exchange fell almost 50% from its peak the previous year
panic occurred, as this was during a time of economic recession, and there were numerous runs on banks and            companies
began with a few bond                 
collapse in                    prices
started with the price of              that was being traded internationally
the United Copper Company tried to corner the copper market
the loans that the banks issued to the company failed
then the banks became                 
led to a run on stocks
pressure on the American             
led to the failure of the Knickerbocker Trust Company—New York City's third-largest trust
there was no central authority to intervene to put an end to the panic
it fell to the                  of Wall Street to solve it
J. P.              (1837–1913)
the panic might have deepened if he hadn't                     
pledged large sums of his own money, and convinced other New York bankers to do the same, to shore up the banking system
put together a major infusion of liquidity, became a "             of last resort"
pumped in 23 million dollars in the New York stock exchange
bought up New York City bonds
led to a series of discussions on ways to                these kinds of financial panic situations in the future
1913 the approval of the Federal                Act
considered if free markets needed                to prevent them from ruining their own fortunes

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