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Regulating by Example

Susan C. Morse & Leigh Osofsky

Stock Market Manipulation and Its Regulation

Merritt B. Fox, Lawrence B. Glosten & Gabriel V. Rauterberg

Resolving the Crisis in U.S. Merger Regulation

Dan Awrey, Blanaid Clarke & Sean J. Griffith

Containing Systemic Risk By Taxing Banks Properly

Mark Roe & Michael Troege

Dysfunctional Delegation

Hannah J. Wiseman


Credit Default Swaps on Municipal Bonds

Ming Wang


Diagramming Interpretation

James Durling

Notice & Comment

Tax specialists normally don’t focus on financial stability and financial regulators and analysts typically do not focus on taxes. This is too bad because the corporate tax structure affects financial stability and does so significantly, as we analyze in this article. The reason is simple: tax rules influence the capital structure choices of corporations in […]
I have adapted this post from a forthcoming law review article that will appear in the Administrative Law Review this September entitled When Text and Policy Conflict: Internal Whistleblowing Under the Shadow of Dodd-Frank. You can view the article here. Background After the economic meltdown following the 2008 financial crisis, Congress enacted the Dodd-Frank Wall […]
We love mysteries here at Notice & Comment — especially mysteries about the D.C. Circuit. And this week we have a humdinger of a mystery. As co-blogger Chris Walker highlighted a few days ago, Abbe Gluck and Richard Posner have just published Statutory Interpretation on the Bench: A Survey of Forty-Two Judges on the Federal […]
President Trump has recently complained that Senate Democrats have prevented his nominees from getting confirmed.  Even though the Senate eliminated the 60-vote threshold to end a filibuster on a nominee, the Senate still requires 30 hours of debate before voting on the nominee.  While Republicans have been willing to devote 30 hours of floor time for higher-level […]

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