History of Finance
Class 4 | The Depression, FDR’s Bank Act and Financial Regulation
- The banking system was shut down when FDR took office. What did he do?
- Most of the financial reforms enacted then are largely intact today. What were the theories behind them?
- How do those theories explain why no one was jailed after the global financial crisis of 2008-2009?
04 November 2020
4:00 PM US ET
1 CE Credit
Jan van Eck
Chief Executive Officer
Professor of Economics, New York University