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Featured Article, ILSR Press Room filed under Banking | Written by ILSR Admin | No Comments | Updated on Apr 1, 2012

Banking For the Rest of Us

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In this cover story for Sojourners Magazine, Stacy Mitchell writes that there is remarkably little evidence to support the idea that bigger banks are superior. They have come to dominate, not because they are more efficient or offer better services, but because they have rigged government policy in their own favor. It’s time for a new set of rules—banking policies for the 99 percent. Continue reading