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Author Event: Reinventing Financial Regulation

October 14, 2015 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Avinash PersaudPlease RSVP.

Respondent: Marcus Stanley, Policy Director, Americans for Financial Reform

Moderator: Sarah Anderson, Global Economy Project Director, Institute for Policy StudiesReinventing Financial Regulation book cover

Don’t miss this discussion of Reinventing Financial Regulation: A Blueprint for Overcoming Systemic Risk.

Avinash Persaud, a former senior executive of JP Morgan, UBS, and State Street, analyzes the fundamental flaws that plague the current system of financial regulation and offers a blueprint for change that is accessible to anyone with an interest in the health of the world economy. One element of this blueprint is the financial transaction tax, which Persaud has promoted for many years. He is currently non-resident Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Emeritus Professor of Gresham College and non-executive Chairman of Elara Capital PLC.

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Co-sponsored by Americans for Financial Reform and the Institute for Policy Studies.


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