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Financial Institutions: Causes and Consequences of Recent Bank Failures
GAO-13-71: Published: Jan 3, 2013. Publicly Released: Jan 3, 2013.
Ten states concentrated in the western, midwestern, and southeastern United Statesall areas where the housing market had experienced strong growth in the prior decadeexperienced 10 or more commercial bank or thrift (bank) failures between 2008 and 2011. The failures of the smaller banks (those with less than $1 billion in assets) in these states were largely driven by credit losses on...
Customs Inspectional Staffing
GGD-95-190R: Published: Sep 28, 1995. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the U.S. Customs Service's costs to provide inspection services, focusing on: (1) the user fees implemented at selected federal agencies; (2) the feasibility of developing a model for evaluating the costs of alternative staffing approaches; and (3) whether Customs has developed cost estimates for those services for which it charges u...