Days after Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives voted for a bill that would gut the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the U.S. Treasury Department released a report calling for a wide-ranging rollback of financial regulations it said are overly burdensome on the finance industry. During a recent appearance on Knowledge at Wharton’s SiriusXM show, Wharton legal studies and business ethics professors Peter Conti-Brown and David Zaring discussed how these changes would impact Wall Street and the U.S. economy.
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The Knowledge at Wharton SiriusXM show airs Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. EST, on Wharton Business Radio on SiriusXM channel 111.