What is Dodd-Frank? (Rebroadcast)
What is Dodd-Frank? One answer is that it is a federal statute that is part of U.S. financial regulation. Its full name is the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. But that doesn’t tell the whole story. This radio commentary considers Dodd-Frank - its origins, its scope and what calls to dismantle the statute might mean.