The Derivatives Dealers’ Club and Derivatives Markets Reform: A Guide for Policy Makers, Citizens and Other Interested Parties

By Robert E. Litan on March 17, 2011

In response to the reaction towards derivatives trading in the aftermath of the U.S. financial crisis from 2007-2009, Dr. Robert Litan, Director at Global Economics Group, provides a rational and critical approach to derivatives trading and dissects several legislative proposals to regulate the OTC derivatives market. In The Derivatives Dealers’ Club and Derivatives Markets Reform: A Guide for Policy Makers, Citizens and Other Interested Parties, (The Initiative on Business and Public Policy at Brookings, April 2010), Dr. Litan breaks down practical measures that can be taken in order to reform the OTC derivatives market without overreacting and creating unintended consequences. The Derivatives Dealers’ Club and Derivatives Markets Reform: A Guide for Policy Makers, Citizens and Other…

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