Introduction: This first section will give an overview of the American Banking System and how it operates presently. It will explain briefly the various organs of the system and how they are inter-linked and how the whole system is organized.
Origins of the American Banking System: this section will trace the historical evolution of the banking system and especially the inception of the Federal Reserve through the Federal Reserve Act.
The Federal Reserve Act: This section will discuss in detail the Federal Reserve act and how through its inaction the banking system was organized in America. It will all detail the effects of the Act. (Parthemos, 1988)
The Federal Reserve and its operations: This section will describe the Federal Reserve how it operated and what is its organ. It will also highlight its importance and how it has acted in American banking history.
Conclusion: this section will recount the main points discussed and conclude the paper.