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Bank Regulation

Bank Culture in the Trump Era

Mar 10, 2017 Opinion

Scholar examines the ways in which bank culture contributed to the financial crisis—and their implications for the Trump Administration.

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Prosecuting Corporate Criminals

Jun 27, 2016 Opinion

Prosecutions of individual corporate criminals can, in fact, be successful—and are critical for attaining justice.

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Preventing Regulatory Capture

Jun 23, 2016 Opinion

When a regulation’s benefits exceed its costs, simplicity and interdisciplinary processes are essential to reducing capture.

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(Not) Prosecuting Financial Crimes

Jun 21, 2016 Opinion

Holding companies accountable for crimes is essential, yet more must be done to end "too big to jail" concerns.

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Stress Tests and the End of Bank Supervision

Apr 21, 2016 Opinion

New federal authority surrounding stress tests means banking supervisors take a back seat to regulators.

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A Squandered Opportunity for Effective Consumer Protection?

Oct 8, 2015 Analysis

Law professor argues that financial reform legislation hurts consumers.

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Global Banking Committee Announces New Priorities

Feb 19, 2015 Analysis

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision publishes its agenda for 2015–2016.

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Senate Report Finds Strong Wall Street Influence on Commodities Markets

Dec 4, 2014 Analysis

Legislators urge the Fed to increase oversight of large banks.

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A Perilous Path to Financial Stability

Nov 11, 2014 Analysis

New GAO report shows continuing challenges of the Financial Stability Oversight Council.

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Fed May Increase Capital Holding Requirement for Large Banks

Oct 2, 2014 News

In testimony before Senate, Federal Reserve official foretells changes to banking rules.

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