Large, Complex Financial Regulation

Large, Complex Financial Regulation

A common complaint about the Dodd-Frank Act is that it is too long and creates so many new legal requirements. Notes from the Vault offers a theory on why financial regulatory legislation tends to be lengthy, and it draws implications for development of financial regulatory policy.
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GDPNow Forecast for Third Quarter Slows to 1.2 Percent

GDPNow Forecast for Third Quarter Slows to 1.2 Percent

On August 28, the GDPNow model forecast for real GDP growth in the third quarter of 2015 is 1.2 percent. View GDPNow for more details.
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The Multifamily Market: Is a Hot Market Overheating?

The Multifamily Market: Is a Hot Market Overheating?

If you were to look out your window, would you see a lot of cranes against the skyline? If you do, chances are those cranes are helping to build multifamily housing. Real Estate Research suggests that this activity is not necessarily out of balance.
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