July 22, 2014

After Dodd-Frank: The Future of Financial Markets

Four years after the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Financial Protection Act (Dodd-Frank) was signed into law, there are many open questions about what the Act has achieved and what lies ahead for the U.S. financial system. This two-day conference, hosted jointly by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and the Cato Institute, explores some of the most hotly debated aspects of financial regulation and policies to improve financial markets in a post-Dodd-Frank world.

Daniel Rothschild and Dino Falaschetti Deliver Welcoming Remarks 


John H. Cochrane Delivers Opening Keynote Address


Economic Analysis: Improving Transparency, Accountability, and Expertise in the Regulatory Process


Featured Roundtable Discussion: The Future of Financial Markets: A Conversation with the Regulators


The Meta-Regulators: Creating a Resilient Financial System


Keynote Address: Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman, House Financial Services Committee