Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee
About This Event

The Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee (SFRC) is a group of publicly recognized independent experts on the financial services industry, including banking, insurance, and securities, who meet regularly to study and critique regulatory policies affecting this sector of the economy. At the two closed sessions before the luncheon, committee members discussed, among other things, pension fund problems, GSE privatization, mutual fund issues, international accounting standards, and other accounting issues.

At the luncheon press briefing that follows these meetings, SFRC members issued the following statements:

11:45 a.m.


Noon Luncheon
12:30 p.m. Press briefing: George G. Kaufman (cochair), Loyola University of Chicago
Richard J. Herring (cochair), University of Pennsylvania
George J. Benston, Emory University
Marshall Blume, University of Pennsylvania
Charles W. Calomiris, AEI and Columbia University
Kenneth W. Dam, University of Chicago
Franklin R. Edwards, Columbia University
Scott E. Harrington, University of South Carolina
Paul M. Horvitz, University of Houston
Randall S. Kroszner, AEI and University of Chicago
Kenneth M. Lehn, University of Pittsburgh
Hal S. Scott, Harvard Law School
Kenneth E. Scott, Stanford University
Peter J. Wallison, AEI


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