The Federal Reserve's aggressive move to boost short-term interest rates could spur, rather than inhibit, demand for business loans, according to some bankers and economists.

Even those who said loan demand is likely to be curtailed by the Fed's action expect the impact on business lending will be fairly insignificant.

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