Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative

About the Initiative

The Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative will analyze, assess, and recommend ways to improve financial regulatory policy, including the effects of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.

Dodd-Frank's Missed Opportunity: A Road Map for a More Effective Regulatory Architecture

Streamlining the U.S. financial regulatory architecture was a missed opportunity of Dodd-Frank. Our current structure is full of overlapping jurisdictions, regulatory turf battles and inefficient use of resources. While Dodd-Frank improved financial regulation in a number of ways, it actually created more agencies than it consolidated.

Visualizing a New Regulatory Architecture