Apr 6, 2015
Probably the most egregious example of this administration’s secrecy practices concerns its management of the government-sponsored housing enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Mar 4, 2015
Last week, President Obama called on the Department of Labor to “update the rules and requirements that retirement advisers put the best interests of their clients above their own financial interests.”
Feb 10, 2015
Literally since the day Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into law by President Obama, my Competitive Enterprise Institute colleagues and I have predicted its harshest effects would fall on community banks.
Jan 21, 2015
Had the retailers prevailed in this lawsuit consumer costs would have risen even further. Card purchases would likely have become even more vulnerable to attacks.
Jan 8, 2015
Obama needs to stop playing fast and loose with the FHA’s finances start speaking out for the Mortgage Choice Act and other bipartisan bills, to undo the damage of Dodd-Frank.
Jan 6, 2015
As the recently passed election season shows, imposing a financial transaction tax is certainly not among voters' priorities. Congress should honor their wishes and not seek to impose one during the next congressional session
Dec 15, 2014
Two modest but significant measures of relief from Dodd-Frank have passed Congress and one is on the verge of passing.
Dec 9, 2014
A book had yet to be written applying economic logic to Americans’ use of credit. Now, four economists set out to change this, and readers may be surprised to learn that when it comes to credit, most of what they know isn't so.