Disclosure's Failure in the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

14 Pages Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last revised: 25 Nov 2009


This symposium article examines how disclosure, the regulatory focus of the federal securities laws, has failed to achieve transparency in the subprime mortgage crisis and what this failure means for modern financial securities markets.

Suggested Citation

Schwarcz, Steven L., Disclosure's Failure in the Subprime Mortgage Crisis. Utah Law Review, p.1109, 2008, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 203, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1113034

Steven L. Schwarcz (Contact Author)

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