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DISTRIBUTION: This was formerly, the placement variable of the marketing mix. The activities that put the product, service, or idea at the correct location the customer wants and needs in order to facilitate the purchase. Channels of distribution vary based on the businessŐ strategy, target market, and resources.

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Lesson 18: Banking | Unit 4: Regulating Banks Page: 21 of 24

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  • That banking is one of the most heavily regulated industries in the economy.
  • The main reasons of bank regulations:
    • When balance between profit and safety fails, customers lose trust and banks may have to shut down.
    • Banks control 60% of the M1 money supply.
  • The problems for the economy when banks get carried away seeking profits without having enough deposit-protecting reserves.
  • The main institutions which regulate banking activities and their main functions: Federal Reserve System (Fed), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and Comptroller of the Currency.
  • The ways in which banks are regulated.

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SIXTH RULE OF IGNORANCE

The sixth of seven basic rules of the economy, stating that obtaining information is a costly activity that requires resources with alternative uses. As such, no one knows everything and everyone is ignorant about something.

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Today, you are likely to spend a great deal of time at a dollar discount store hoping to buy either a replacement battery for your pocket calculator or a how-to book on home remodeling. Be on the lookout for strangers with large satchels of used undergarments.
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The New York Stock Exchange was established by a group of investors in New York City in 1817 under a buttonwood tree at the end of a little road named Wall Street.
"The greatest things ever done on Earth have been done little by little. "

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