Cato Program, “Did Lack of Consumer Protection Cause the Crisis?”

I’ll be participating in a program tomorrow at noon at the Cato Institute on the question, “Did Lack of Consumer Protection Cause the Crisis?”  Info is here.  Participants include Janis Bowdler, National Council of La Raza; Thomas Durkin, Former Economist, Federal Reserve Board; Ed Mierzwinski, U.S. PIRG; and myself.  Moderated by Mark A. Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute.