Recommending Readings for #FinReg Observers

My position on financial regulation has dramatically changed in the past 2 years since I began following the TARP bailout debates. I think we need smarter regulation and in particular, a systemic risk regulator with tools and resources to prevent Too Big To Fail and future taxpayer bailouts from happening again. I have spend many hours watching CSPAN hearings, searching in the Congressional Record for historic references to “derivatives,” working on the Crashopedia web site...
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#FinReg A Front Row Seat

I came to Washington DC this week on business, working on family history content partnerships with a half dozen major federal agencies, and also to attend the American Library Association conference which starts tomorrow. But my trip coincided with the House/Senate reconciliation conference on Wall Street Reform. And today is the day they are supposed to discuss derivatives, which I consider the central part of the reform bill. I blogged last month about how worried...
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