One year after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, President Obama tries to build momentum for a rewrite of U.S. financial regulations: Analysis of the fundamental changes supported by the administration, the role of the Federal Reserve and new protections for consumers.


  • Austan Goolsbee member, Council of Economic Advisers staff director and chief economist for the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board
  • Alan S. Blinder Gordon S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University, co-director of Princeton's Center for Economic Policy Studies, vice chairman of the Promontory Interfinancial Network.
  • Steve Bartlett President & Chief Executive Officer, The Financial Services Roundtable
  • Michael Greenberger professor, University of Maryland Law School; director, Center for Health and Homeland Security; and former senior regulator, Commodities Futures Trading Commission.

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