Ideas. Action. Results.

Don’t Lose Sight of Why CFPB Was Created

Justin Schardin, John Soroushian / Blog December 12, 2017

No matter how the legal struggle over control of CFPB is decided, the next director should start with a balanced view of the agency.

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John Soroushian & Justin Schardin: Bipartisanship Still Exists and Financial Reform Is Proof

Finance / News December 4, 2017

Senate bill isn’t perfect, but it can have a lasting effect.

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Bank Size Not Enough to Measure Its Systemic Risk

John Soroushian / Blog November 9, 2017

A multi-factor approach in determining systemically important banks would be an improvement over the current approach that is based entirely on asset size.

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Treasury Review Should Revamp Bankruptcy Code, Not Strip Regulators of Emergency Powers

John Soroushian, Justin Schardin / Blog September 15, 2017

The ideal solution for the too-big-to-fail problem is to allow firms to fail in an orderly manner through an improved Bankruptcy Code.

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A Simple Fix to Maintain FSOC’s Insurance Expertise

Justin Schardin / Blog May 16, 2017

Dodd-Frank does not include many of the details that are defined for the other voting members of FSOC, including anything on the Independent Member’s specific duties.

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Improving U.S. Insurance Regulation

Finance / Research April 19, 2017

There has been too little analysis and policy discussion of insurance regulatory reforms at the state, national, and global levels from the perspective of their impact.

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Regulating the Financial System During the Trump Administration

Finance / May 25, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. ET

The future of the financial regulatory structure built through the Dodd-Frank Act and other post-crisis reforms is suddenly on the table.

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Time for a Post-Financial Crisis Review

Justin Schardin / Blog February 7, 2017

President Trump’s executive order provides a basis for improvements to financial regulation if it is approached with a focus on evidence over ideology.

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The Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act

Martin Neil Baily, Aaron Klein, Justin Schardin / Research January 11, 2017

Although Dodd-Frank has been largely successful in stabilizing the financial sector, it still needs to be fine-tuned.

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Future of Wall Street regulation tied to Trump's choices

Finance / News December 14, 2016

Given the importance of financial regulation in the post-crisis world, keeping these seats filled with highly qualified individuals should be a priority.

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