Current focus on the entity may hamper effective regulation of the financial sector.
Howard Shelanski questioned on delays, retrospective review, and role for cost-benefit analysis.
Major rules, especially EPA’s, potentially create enormous net benefits.
Commission balances spurring investments with protecting investors.
TSA defends security changes, judge blocks NY soda restrictions, and more.
FHFA proposes alternative to Fannie and Freddie, TSA to allow pocket knives onto planes, and more.
Scholars propose SEC response to the failure of private anti-fraud mechanisms.
Annual report reviews first year of a securities whistleblower program.
New “Securities and Derivatives Commission” proposed by Barney Frank.
President Obama names SEC Commissioner Elisse Walter to assume role of Chairman.
FDA widens meningitis drug warnings, CFPB pursues rules on reverse mortgages, and more.
Experts discuss ways to freeze trading to stop runaway computer errors.