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Overview of Financial Regulation: Critiques and Proposals

Black, William K., "Reexamining the Law-and-Economics Theory of Corporate Governance," Challenge (March/April, 2003).

Black, William K., "When Fragile becomes Friable: Endemic Control Fraud as a Cause of Economic Stagnation and Collapse" (December, 2005).

Black, William K., "Adam Smith Was Right about Corporate CEOs' Incentives absent Effective Regulation," Cato Unbound (December 4, 2008)

Congressional Oversight Panel, "Special Report on Regulatory Reform-Modernizing the American Financial Regulatory System: Recommendations for Improving Oversight, Protecting Consumers, and Ensuring Stability" (January, 2009).

Crotty, James and Gerald Epstein, "Avoiding Another Meltdown," Challenge (January/February, 2009).

D'Arista, Jane, "Rebuilding the Framework for Financial Regulation," Economic Policy Institute (May 2009).

Economist's Statement, "A Progressive Program for Economic Recovery & Financial Reconstruction."

Galbraith, James K., "Financial and Monetary Issues as the Crisis Unfolds," (July 31, 2009).

Kuttner, Robert, "Financial Regulation After the Fall,"  Dēmos (2009).

Pollin, Robert, "Tools for a New Economy: Proposals for a Financial Regulatory System," Boston Review (January/February 2009).

Silvers, Damon and Heather Slavkin, "The Legacy of Deregulation and the Financial Crisis- Linkages between Deregulation in the Labor Markets, Housing Finance Markets, and the Broader Financial Markets," Journal of Business & Technology Law (2009).

United Nations Commission of Experts, " Report of the Commission of Experts of the President of the United Nations General Assembly on Reforms of the International Monetary and Financial System"  (June, 2009).

U.S. Department of the Treasury, "Financial Regulatory Reform-A New Foundation: Rebuilding Financial Supervision and Regulation" (2009).

Willoughby, Jack, "The Lessons of the Savings-and-Loan Crisis: An Interview with William Black", Barrons (April 13, 2009).

Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission: Questions and Answers for the Commission

Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission

What to Do About "Too Big To Fail" and Bailout/Restructuring Mechanisms

Black, William K. Memo on the Prompt Corrective Action law (September 10, 2009).

Financial Concentration and Structure: Institutions, Assets, Counterparties and Reviving Glass-Steagall

D'Arista, Jane, "Financial Concentration," Wall Street Watch (August, 2009).

Housing Provision and the Government Sponsored Agencies

Americans for Fairness in Lending website