Illuminating Discrimination Against Small Businesses
Proposed rule would target discrimination in small business lending by requiring disclosure of demographic data.
Let There Be Darkness
Scholar argues for federal action to tamp down on increasing light pollution.
The Inequality of Fintech
Scholars argue that regulators should act now to prevent fintech from exacerbating wealth inequality.
Week in Review
The Supreme Court temporarily blocks termination of the Title 42 policy, the FTC commences review of environmental marketing guidelines, and more…
Consumer Protection on the Chopping Block?
Recent court decision may threaten the future existence of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
The P2P Fraud Conundrum
Regulators must strike a difficult balance in tamping down increased fraud on peer-to-peer payment platforms.
Preparing the New Market for Meat Alternatives
As the alternative meat industry takes off, regulation will confront a new frontier.
The Financial System’s Pandemic Shield
Scholars argue that Basel III Accords limited economic fallout from COVID-19.
State governments increasingly restrain city action.
Week in Review
Supreme Court hears oral arguments in “Remain in Mexico” challenge, federal court blocks lifting of COVID-19 deportation policy, and more . . .
Ending the Racial Housing Gap
Regulators should require banks to lend to Black homebuyers to remedy centuries of discrimination.
The Data Revolutionizing Credit Scoring
Scholar argues that new data sources will expand credit access and raise issues of privacy and equity.