Public Policy Brief Highlights No. 95A | August 2008

Shaky Foundations

Policy Lessons from America’s Historic Housing Crash

Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson’s latest plan for tackling the housing-centered credit crisis involves giving the Federal Reserve vast new authority to regulate investment banks, not just depository institutions. However, news analyst Pedro Nicolaci da Costa argues that attitude changes among regulators will be even more important than shifts in mandate in ensuring that regulators like the Fed do their jobs properly.

Publication Highlight

Working Paper No. 920
Macroeconomic Policy Effectiveness and Inequality
Efficacy of Gender Budgeting in Asia Pacific
Author(s): Lekha S. Chakraborty, Marian Ingrams, Yadawendra Singh
January 2019

Quick Search

Search in: