Whistleblowing incentives are crucial to agency enforcement.
Independent agencies should mirror executive branch practices to overcome judicial scrutiny.
Regulators around the world investigate allegations that some banks artificially adjust precious metals prices.
New study suggests agencies primarily listen to industry insiders in finalizing rules.
Improved diplomatic processes would help strengthen international economic cooperation.
Major rules, especially EPA’s, potentially create enormous net benefits.
The proposed budget identifies the administration’s regulatory priorities.
Federal appeals court holds that CFTC has exclusive regulatory authority over energy futures markets.
New “Securities and Derivatives Commission” proposed by Barney Frank.
CFTC charges Intrade with illegal off-exchange options trading.
President Obama names SEC Commissioner Elisse Walter to assume role of Chairman.
Experts discuss ways to freeze trading to stop runaway computer errors.