Journal Article

If Fed becomes super regulator, politicians would be its kryptonite

Abstract: If given broader regulatory authority, the Fed will probably face new challenges in executing its traditional responsibilities and in preserving its independence against political pressure.

Keywords: Federal Reserve System - Independence; Federal Reserve System; Risk management;

Access Documents


Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Part of Series: The Regional Economist

Publication Date: 2009

Issue: Jan

Pages: 14-15