Bank Lending in the U.S.
The Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices provides insight into changes in the markets for lending by domestic banks and by branches and agencies of foreign banks operating in the U.S. Thus, it helps answer two questions: First, is bank liquidity adequate for loan demand? Second, are foreign banks transmitting their financial problems to the U.S. through their operations here?
Suggested citation: “Bank Lending in the U.S.,” Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 97-12, pp. 16, 12.01.1997.