Taming the Megabanks: Why We Need a New Glass-Steagall Act

The FinReg Blog (Global Financial Markets Center, Duke University School of Law, Sept. 24, 2020)

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-71

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2020-71

13 Pages Posted: 1 Oct 2020

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Arthur E. Wilmarth

George Washington University Law School

Date Written: September 24, 2020

Abstract

This blog post was published in The FinReg Blog (hosted by Duke’s Global Financial
Markets Center) on September 24, 2020. It provides an overview of my book of the same title,
published by Oxford University Press on October 2, 2020.

available at https://sites.law.duke.edu/thefinregblog/2020/09/24/taming-the-megabanks-why-we-need-a-new-glass-steagall-act/

Keywords: financial conglomerates, Glass-Steagall Act, Great Depression, Great Recession shadow banks, universal banks

JEL Classification: E44, E53, E58, F30, G18, G20, G21, G24, G28, K20, K23, N20

Suggested Citation

Wilmarth, Arthur E., Taming the Megabanks: Why We Need a New Glass-Steagall Act (September 24, 2020). The FinReg Blog (Global Financial Markets Center, Duke University School of Law, Sept. 24, 2020), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-71, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2020-71, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3702556

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