Region Focus

Fall 2006

The Life and Times of Albemarle First

The Charlottesville, Va., banking market experienced significant consolidation in the mid-1990s, leading a few new community banks to open their doors. For one it was a bumpy but ultimately successful ride
By Doug Campbell

Related Links

DeYoung, Robert. "For How Long Are Newly Chartered Banks Financially Fragile?" Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Working Paper No. 2000-09, September 2000.

DeYoung, Robert, William C. Hunger, and Gregory F. Udell. "The Past, Present, and Probable Future for Community Banks." Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Working Paper No. 2003-14, January 2003.

Keeton, William, et al. "The Role of Community Banks in the U.S. Economy." Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Review, Second Quarter 2003, vol. 88, no. 2, pp. 15-43.

Shaffer, Sherrill. "The Winner's Curse in Banking." Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 97-25, November 1997.

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