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Financial Services Reform

New Federal Initiatives Project

July 15, 2010

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Financial Services ReformAs the debate over reforming the financial services sector continues, we offer links to the following articles, white papers, briefing papers and podcasts that provide analysis on pending proposals. Also available below are links to the current legislation, text of committee hearings, and other documents on financial services reform.

Related Links

--U.S. Senate Banking Committee Mark-Ups of Dodd-Frank Bill
--U.S. Senate Banking Committee Key Issues & Bill Text
--Financial Services Reform Update (Conference Call Briefing) - Podcast
--"President Obama Proposes Size and Activities Limits for Financial Institutions" by John Douglas
--"Financial Reform - Senate Version" by John Shu
--“Race, Sex, and the Dodd-Frank Financial Regulation Bill” by Roger Clegg
--"Summary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Passed by the House of Representatives on June 30, 2010" by John Douglas (PDF)
--"Resolution Authority over Systemically Important Financial Companies" by John L. Douglas
--"The Obama Administration’s Proposed New Consumer Regulator (CFPA)" by Wayne A. Abernathy
--President Obama’s April 22, 2010 speech on financial regulatory reform
--President Obama Calls for New Restrictions on Size and Scope of Financial Institutions to Rein in Excesses and Protect Taxpayers
--"A Conversation on Proposed Systemic Risk Regulation" - Podcast featuring Peter J. Wallison, Wayne A. Abernathy, and John L. Douglas, July 24, 2009
--"Executive Compensation" by J.W. Verret, New Federal Initiatives Project, September 22, 2009
--“Expanding FTC’s Rulemaking and Enforcement Authority” by J.W. Verret, New Federal Initiatives Project, May 26, 2010
--"Regulation of Payment Card Interchange Fees" by Todd J. Zywicki and Jeffrey Frank, New Federal Initiatives Project, April 6, 2010
--“What You Need to Know: New Credit Card Rules” Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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