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  • Commentary posted July 15, 2014 by Norbert J. Michel, Ph.D. Dodd Franks Financial Monster Council The FSOC

    Criticism of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) has been quietly building inside the financial industry.  Most of the criticism has centered on the FSOC’s lack of transparency and clear standards with respect to designating large financial firms as systemically important financial institutions, the so-called SIFIs. AEI’s Peter Wallison has just given a…

  • WebMemo posted April 22, 2010 by James L. Gattuso Senator Dodd’s Regulation Plan: 14 Fatal Flaws

    The Senate is expected to take up a proposal, originally authored by Senator Chris Dodd (D–CT), to reform the financial regulatory system in the U.S. The goal is clear: to minimize the chances that another financial crisis—and bailouts—will arise again. The objective is a good one. Unfortunately, the 1,408-page bill includes numerous provisions that would hurt—not…

  • WebMemo posted March 23, 2010 by David C. John Dodd Financial Regulation Bill: Super Regulators Not the Answer

    There are many valid reasons to be angry with bankers, and supporters of Senator Chris Dodd's (D-CT) latest rewrite of his financial regulatory bill, the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, have mentioned them all. Americans have heard all about greedy bankers, huge bonuses, shady accounting practices, and outright greed. But the reason for this rhetoric…

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  • WebMemo posted April 22, 2010 by James L. Gattuso Senator Dodd’s Regulation Plan: 14 Fatal Flaws

    The Senate is expected to take up a proposal, originally authored by Senator Chris Dodd (D–CT), to reform the financial regulatory system in the U.S. The goal is clear: to minimize the chances that another financial crisis—and bailouts—will arise again. The objective is a good one. Unfortunately, the 1,408-page bill includes numerous provisions that would hurt—not…

  • WebMemo posted March 23, 2010 by David C. John Dodd Financial Regulation Bill: Super Regulators Not the Answer

    There are many valid reasons to be angry with bankers, and supporters of Senator Chris Dodd's (D-CT) latest rewrite of his financial regulatory bill, the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, have mentioned them all. Americans have heard all about greedy bankers, huge bonuses, shady accounting practices, and outright greed. But the reason for this rhetoric…

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