CEI Today: Dodd-Frank anniversary, National Junk Food Day, story of whiskey, and more

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
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DODD FRANK ANNIVERSARY

DODD-FRANK HARMS MAIN STREET - IAIN MURRAY 


Dodd-Frank’s Dire Legacy: The Durbin Amendment

 

This week is the fifth anniversary of the passage of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, better known as Dodd-Frank.  It has harmed consumers by reducing choice in financial services and failed to solve the problems it was purported to solve, as I outline in my new paper, How Dodd Frank Harms Main Street. One of the worst examples of this stems from the Durbin Amendment, a last minute addition to the bill that gives the Federal Reserve the power to cap interchange fees  charged by debit and credit card networks. > Read more 
 


> Interview Iain Murray 
 

NATIONAL JUNK FOOD DAY? - MICHELLE MINTON


Happy “No Food is Junk Food” Day!
 

National Junk Food Day is a good opportunity to address the myth of junk food. I say myth because junk food is an oxymoron; there’s no such thing.  > Read more 


> Interview Michelle Minton
 

WHISKY & THE HUMAN SPIRIT - LAWSON BADER

Whisky: A living testament to the human spirit

The story of whisky is a story of tradition. It is also a story of globalization and exchange. It is a story of entrepreneurs.
 > Read the Fox News commentary

 

> Interview Lawson Bader
 

I, WHISKEY: THE SPIRIT OF THE MARKET
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