Read about the battle between Andrew Jackson and Nicholas Biddle, the head of the Second Bank of the United States. Learn how Jackson was finally able to kill the Bank, and pick up great ideas for teaching your students about the issues that have confronted U.S. central banking.
The life and death of the Second Bank of the United States is a cautionary tale about the exercise of monetary power
New Teaching Resources from the Fed
A Multi-Resource Guide for Teaching Central Banking