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An Important CHOICE: Differing Perspectives on American Banking Regulation

Sep 26, 2017 04:30PM to 06:00PM
Julis Romo Rabinowitz Room 399

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Open to the Public
Speaker(s): 
Aaron Klein, The Brookings Institution; Thaya Brook Knight, Cato Institute; Peter K. Wallison, American Enterprise Insitute; Moderator: Alan Blinder, Princeton University
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Undergraduate Associates of The Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance.
 

The Financial CHOICE Act aims to roll back a number of post-crisis financial regulations in the hope of stimulating economic growth. The act is controversial, critics warn that it will destabilize the financial system while supporters claim that it will strengthen it and create jobs. Which side is right? Four financial policy experts will share their views on the CHOICE Act, the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act, and what the future holds for effective financial regulation.