The Trump administration and Congress are threatening the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s role in defending communities of color in banking.
Financial reform remains a vital component to the health and safety of the U.S. economy.
Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation could lead to continued erosion of justice for wronged consumers and workers.
In his confirmation hearing, Securities and Exchange Commission Chair nominee Jay Clayton must address important questions on how he will approach key issues facing the agency, investors, and the U.S. economy.
Congress is considering legislation that would force federal agencies to prioritize corporate cost savings over public health and consumer safety.
Republicans have weaponized an obscure legislative provision to quickly repeal nine rules issued under Dodd-Frank, raising the risks of another disastrous financial crisis.
Americans’ finances are in danger from regulatory rollbacks against the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s record speaks for itself despite special interests’ efforts to derail it.
Policymakers will resign the U.S. economy to slower growth if they use tighter monetary policy as a substitute for available regulatory tools to achieve financial stability.
As economists learn more about how monetary policy works, it has become increasingly important to understand the role of banks.
Researchers and policymakers have dug deeper into how monetary policy works over the past generation. Here are some of the major insights.
Getting up to speed on how monetary policy affects the economy is not hard, and it is important to understand where economists are and how they got here.
The U.S. financial sector’s claims that fixed-income markets face serious liquidity issues do not hold water.
The regulatory process suffers from delay, inaction, and capture. Here are nine ways to make it better.
The United States and China take the lead in identifying their own wasteful fossil fuel subsidies in a coordinated peer review.