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Bowsher, Charles A. 1931-

Overview
Works: 204 works in 382 publications in 1 language and 8,798 library holdings
Genres: Rules 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: KF6236.A85, 332.26
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Most widely held works about Charles A Bowsher
 
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Most widely held works by Charles A Bowsher
Budget policy : long-term implications of the deficit : statement of Charles A. Bowsher, Comptroller General of the United States, before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate by Charles A Bowsher( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government management : major issues facing the Congress : statement of Charles A. Bowsher, Comptroller General of the United States, before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate by Charles A Bowsher( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major issues facing a new Congress and a new administration : statement of Charles A. Bowsher, before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate by Charles A Bowsher( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developments since the market crash of October 1987 : statement of Charles A. Bowsher ... before the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, United States Senate by Charles A Bowsher( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GAO discussed federal and self-regulatory organizations' efforts to improve stock market operations following the October 1987 market crash. GAO found that the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE): (1) upgraded its order processing systems; (2) installed new equipment to handle odd-lot orders; (3) installed additional automated specialist books to reduce its reliance on card printers; and (4) added more specialist trading posts. GAO also found that NYSE planned to: (1) increase system handling capability to 1 billion shares daily by December 1989; (2) test its automated order processing systems in a 600-million-share day by April 1988; and (3) develop its system's capability to differentiate between basket trading strategies. GAO also found that there were conflicting views: (1) over the use of daily price limits on index products to control price swings; and (2) regarding NYSE restrictions on the use of the Designated Order Turnaround System for index arbitrage when the Dow Jones average moves 50 points in a day. GAO believes that the President's Working Group on Financial Markets has the potential to resolve intermarket regulatory disagreements
 
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Languages
English (84)