Beyond the Inevitable and Inadequate Regulation of Bankers: A Comment on Painter
Washington and Lee University - School of Law; University of St. Thomas, St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN - School of Law
University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 8, 2011
U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-06
This is a Comment on Richard Painter’s article on The Moral Responsibilities of Investment Bankers. First, it identifies several reasons for both the inevitability and the inadequacy of business regulation. Next, it comments on Painter’s proposals for inducing greater responsibility by bankers and offers a few suggestions for introducing a moral tenor into the discourse about financial markets.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 16
Keywords: investment banking, business regulation, morality in business
Date posted: March 21, 2011