The recent financial crisis was caused in large part by the opaque and unregulated over-the-counter derivatives market. This article takes readers through the history of derivatives regulation from the Great Depression up until the passage of the House version of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
- financial crisis,
- Commodity Futures Trading Commission,
- Commodity Futures Modernization Act,
- Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act,
- HR 4173
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/michael_greenberger/37/