Sep 23, 2014
Richard Vague, managing partner of Gabriel Investments and chairman of the Governor's Woods Foundation, recently discussed his book, The Next Economic Crisis: Why It's Coming and How to Avoid It.
Sep 22, 2014
Sen. Bernie Sanders, the independent social democrat from Vermont who caucuses with the Democrats, crossed over to nearby New Hampshire to attend a recent breakfast sponsored by the AFL-CIO at the Saint George Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Manchester.
Sep 19, 2014
The Cato Institute hosted a book presentation Sept. 8 for Fragile by Design: The Political Origin of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit, by Charles Calomiris and Stephen Haber.
Sep 18, 2014
This campaign season has already produced its share of campaign crises, and thanks in part to the ability of the Internet to spread juicy rumors and news in real time, the 2014 and 2016 election seasons promise to be a fruitful source of campaign crises.
Sep 17, 2014
On Sept. 9, the Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on the state of financial regulation and implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act, which this writer refers to as "limplementation," titled "Wall Street Reform: Assessing and Enhancing the Financial Regulatory System."
Sep 16, 2014
The Senate Banking Committee, chaired by the retiring Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., recently held the latest in its periodic hearings on the state of financial regulation and implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act, which this writer refers to as "limplementation."
Sep 15, 2014
The Federal Reserve Board of Governors met Sept. 3 to adopt a new rule that is supposed to enhance liquidity requirements for large U.S. bank holding companies as part of the highly touted regulatory response to the 2008 episode of the ongoing, permanent financial crisis.
Sep 12, 2014
The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) presented a paper Sept. 4 that analyzed the changes wrought by the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, found them lacking in five specific areas and proposed changes to remedy these perceived flaws.