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  • Washington Journal Alex Pollock Discusses Potential Fannie Mae  Freddie Mac Overhaul
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    Alex Pollock on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

    R Street Institute’s Alex Pollock discussed proposed changes to the housing financing system by the Trump administration, including an overhaul of mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and…

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  • emMarket Rulesem
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    Market Rules

    Mark Rose talked about the politics that have shaped the U.S. banking industry since the 1970s.

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  • Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossell Testifies on Capitol Hill
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    Hearing on Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico’s Governor Ricardo Rosselló (New Progressive) testified before the House Natural Resources Committee on legislation aimed at stabilizing the island’s economy and boosting its efforts to…

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  • emJudicial Fortitudeem
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    Judicial Fortitude

    American Enterprise Institute’s Peter Wallison argued that the judiciary is partially responsible for the administrative arm of the executive branch taking over the legislative role of…

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  • House Financial Services Committee Holds Hearing on Housing Finance Reform
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    Housing Finance Policy

    The House Financial Services Committee held a hearing to consider legislation to protect mortgage borrowers and to reduce risks in the housing market. The ten witnesses included mortgage…

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  • House Financial Services Committee Holds Hearing on Housing Finance Reform

    Housing Finance Reform, Part 2

    The House Financial Services Committee held a hearing on potential changes for the nation’s housing finance system. In this portion, the committee returned from a series of House floor…

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  • Panel on 2008 Financial Crisis Part 2
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    Panel on 2008 Financial Crisis, Part 2

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a day-long conference looking back at the 2008 financial crisis. This portion included a panel discussion with economic scholars on the various causes of the…

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  • House Panel Examines Use of Digital Currency
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    Virtual Currencies

    The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade held a hearing to consider the uses, benefits and security of virtual currencies. Witnesses answered questions about…

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  • Monetary Policy
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    Monetary Policy

    The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) hosted a panel discussion with economic scholars and banking sector experts on monetary policy issues. Speakers analyzed the impact of past Federal…

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  • US Trade Deficit and the Global Economy
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    U.S. Trade Deficit and the Global Economy

    Panelists talked about how efforts to reduce the U.S. trade deficit could affect foreign partners and the global economy. Although one of President Trump’s major campaign goals was decreasing the…

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  • Hal Scott Discusses emConnectedness and Contagionem
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    Connectedness and Contagion

    Hal Scott talked about his book Connectedness and Contagion: Protecting the Financial System from Panics, in which he takes a critical look at the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 and argues that it…

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  • AEI Hosts Discussion on the Role of the Federal Reserve
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    Role of the Federal Reserve

    Economists and economic observers were among the panelists at a discussion on the evolution of policies at the Federal Reserve since its 1913 founding. They discussed the intersection of monetary…

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  • Discussion on the Fifth Anniversary of the DoddFrank Financial Regulatory Law
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    Fifth Anniversary of Dodd-Frank Financial Regulatory Law

    To mark the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank financial regulations law, a panel of financial experts spoke about the impact of the legislation and discussed the different provisions of the law including…

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  • Representative Jeb Hensarling RTX Remarks on Financial Regulation
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    Representative Jeb Hensarling on Dodd-Frank Financial Regulatory Law

    Marking the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank financial regulations law, House Financial Services Committee Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talked about how the law hinders economic opportunities for low- and…

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  • Discussion on Debt Crises in Greece and Puerto Rico
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    Government Debt in Greece and Puerto Rico

    Panelists talked about the debt crises in Greece and Puerto Rico and the effects they could have on the eurozone and the U.S. economies. Though the countries face similar economic challenges, the panelists noted how…

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  • Housing and Government Finance
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    Housing and Government Finance

    Representatives from the Mortgage Bankers Association and National Mortgage news talked the housing market, government financing, and the role of the federal reserve.

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  • emIs College Worth Item
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    Is College Worth It?

    William Bennett, former U.S. Secretary of Education, talked about his book, Is College Worth It?: A Former United States Secretary of Education and a Liberal Arts Graduate Expose the Broken…

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  • emBad History Worse Policyem
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    Bad History, Worse Policy

    Peter Wallison talked about his book, Bad History, Worse Policy: How a False Narrative about the Financial Crisis Led to the Dodd-Frank Act, in which he takes a critical look at the…

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  • emWhy Some Firms Thrive While Others Failem
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    Why Some Firms Thrive While Others Fail

    Thomas Stanton, former staff member of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, talked about his book, Why Some Firms Thrive While Others Fail: Governance and Management Lessons from the Crisis,…

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  • emThe Fateful History of Fannie Maeem
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    The Fateful History of Fannie Mae

    James Hagerty of the Wall Street Journal talked about his book, The Fateful History of Fannie Mae: New Deal Birth to Mortgage Crisis Fall, in which he examined the 1938 creation and 70 year…

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