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Aaron Klein on Squawk Box: Yellen's tough dilemma

Finance / News February 10, 2016

Aaron Klein, director of BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative, provides insight to Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s testimony before Congress on policy and interest rates.

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What Everyone Got Wrong About MetLife’s Breakup

Finance / News January 13, 2016

MetLife was just the fourth nonbank named by the Financial Stability Oversight Council as a SIFI, and the second to shortly thereafter announce plans to break itself up.

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Audit the Fed Proposal Was Misguided

Finance / Press Release January 12, 2016

Any proposal to reform the Federal Reserve’s role, responsibilities, and structure must not hinder its independence to conduct monetary policy.

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Financial Reform Must-Reads, December 11

Finance / Blog December 11, 2015

BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

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Financial Reform Must-Reads, November 13

Finance / Blog November 13, 2015

BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

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Forget rates, the Fed needs to weigh in on pot

Finance / News November 6, 2015

Some bank regulators are trying to cut off access to the payment system for banks that have marijuana businesses as customers, while others are allowing it.

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How will the candidates help small business?

Finance / News October 27, 2015

To this day, banks are lending less to small businesses than before the crisis, despite five years of economic recovery.

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Federal Reserve dividends: Wrong road for a highway funding fix

Infrastructure / News October 26, 2015

Tying Federal Reserve dividend reductions to transportation creates a path for other unrelated demands to tap the Fed.

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Obama, GOP in blame game over financial nominees

Finance / News August 30, 2015

About a dozen key financial oversight positions in the Obama administration are vacant amid fears that they won’t be filled until after Obama leaves office.

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Aaron Klein: Stock market volatility is not a financial panic

Finance / News August 25, 2015

Aaron Klein reflects on the lessons of the 2008 financial crisis and discusses the implications of recent stock market volatility.

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