Simplicity, transparency, and market discipline in regulatory reform

Abstract: \"Enhancing Prudential Standards in Financial Regulations,\" cohosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, the Wharton Financial Institutions Center, and the Journal of Financial Services Research. Philadelphia, PA. President Plosser explores simplicity in regulatory rules, transparency in financial instruments, and the role of market forces in controlling risk-taking and enhancing supervision.

Keywords: Financial stability; Regulatory reform; Transparency; Financial regulations; Financial intermediation; Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in 2010;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Part of Series: Speech

Publication Date: 2014-04-08

Number: 97

Pages: 10 pages