Consumer Protection and the Economy

Consumer activists, government officials and technology leaders at the Consumer Federation of America’s 2016 conference talked about the benefits and… read more

Consumer activists, government officials and technology leaders at the Consumer Federation of America’s 2016 conference talked about the benefits and risks of the “sharing economy” of services such as Uber, Lyft, and Airbnb. Elliot Kaye made opening remarks about the safety accomplishments of the Consumer Federation of America over the preceding year. close

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  • Dean Baker Co-Founder and Co-Director Center for Economic and Policy Research
  • Elliot Kaye Chair Consumer Product Safety Commission
  • David C. Vladeck Professor Georgetown University Law Center
  • Rachel Weintraub Senior Counsel and Director Consumer Federation of America->Legislative Affairs
  • Ramsey Alwin Director AARP->Financial Resilience, Policy, Research and International Affairs
  • Christopher Koopman Research Fellow Mercatus Center at George Mason University
  • Brooks Rainwater Senior Executive and Director National League of Cities->Center for City Solutions
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Consumer Protection and the Economy

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Program ID:
407238-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 31, 2016 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 04, 2016 | 3:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 31, 2016 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 01, 2016 | 10:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2016 | 1:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2016 | 3:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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