The Federal Reserve should order banks to preserve capital by retaining earnings and halting all shareholder payouts.
Scholar advocates for regulating banks like infrastructure.
Reducing the power of technocrats will strengthen democratic legitimacy and political stability.
The Treasury Department should follow key principles in conducting its review of regulations.
Experts tackle the problem of preserving affordable housing in booming real estate markets.
A federal court ruling revives questions about the insulation of independent agencies.
U.S. banking regulator seeks to stop banks from trading in metals like copper and aluminum.
In the wake of bizarre market behavior, regulators move to expand disclosure on Treasury trades.
Government Accountability Office issues report finding oversight system too fragmented and complex.
Penn scholar explains the role, structure, and possible changes to the Federal Reserve System.
President of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve argues that banks still pose a threat of catastrophic failure.
At Penn panel discussion, former Fed chair’s group urges further financial regulatory reform.