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Financial Reform: What Does it Mean?

Publication Date: 
June 28, 2010
Source: 
KQED 88.5 - Forum with Michael Krasny
Author: 
Michael Krasny

Professor Joseph Grundfest talks to Michael Krasny of KQUED's Forum about financial reform legislation:

Nearly two years after the financial crisis began, Congress has reached a deal on legislation to reform the financial sector. Consumer advocates are celebrating some of the new rules spelled out in the 1,500 page bill -- but many details still need to be worked out. What does the legislation mean for consumers? And does it have the power to prevent another financial meltdown?

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Hostt: Michael Krasny

Guests:

Joseph Grundfest, former SEC commissioner, professor of law and business at Stanford Law School and co-director of the Rock Center on Corporate Governance
Lauren Saunders, managing attorney for the Washington, D.C. office of the National Consumer Law Center
Michael Mandel, editor in chief of Visible Economy and former chief economist for BusinessWeek
Rodney Brown, president and CEO of the California Bankers Association