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Reforming Our Nation’s Financial System: Dodd-Frank One Year Later

As the one year anniversary of the historic Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation approached, policymakers, the financial industry, and the public debated, and continue to debate, how best to implement and enforce a new financial regulatory regime.

Reforming Our Nation’s Financial System provided an opportunity for a deep conversation over the future of financial markets, the implications of new regulation, and the long-term importance of the Dodd-Frank reforms in maintaining a robust US economy.

A discussion featuring

Senator Carl Levin (D-MI)

Senator Jack Reed (D-RI)

Moderated by

David Wessel, Economics Editor, Wall Street Journal


Followed by a policy panel featuring

Michael Barr, Former Assistant Secretary for Financial Institutions, US Treasury

Alex Pollock, Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute

Damon Silvers, Associate General Counsel, AFL-CIO

Moderated by

David Wessel, Economics Editor, Wall Street Journal


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Event information
Thu Jul 21, 2011
8:00am - 10:30am GMT+0000
The Aspen Institute
One Dupont Circle, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036, United States