49 Pages Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last revised: 6 Aug 2013
Date Written: April 26, 2013
This Article provides a legal and political overview of the CFPB, covering its history, structure, powers, and ongoing politics.
Keywords: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, CFPB
JEL Classification: D18, G28, K23
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Levitin, Adam J., The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: An Introduction (April 26, 2013). Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper Forthcoming; Review of Banking and Financial Law, Vol. 32, pp. 321-369, 2013; Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-006. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2199678 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2199678