TITLE

TRANSPARENCY AND BANK SUPERVISION

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, James E.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p421
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article intends to (i) identify the recent rapid development of the transparency phenomenon in the context of financial services, while noting its relative lack of definition and practical application in jurisprudence and regulatory usage; and (ii) focus on select transparency oversight issues and conflicts related to the Treasury (in the administration of the Troubled Asset Relief Program ("TARP")) and to the Federal Reserve (the "Fed"). The article will suggest some possible limits related to transparency expectations.
ACCESSION #
54020821

 

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