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Committee on Financial Services

United States House of Representatives

Hearing - Oversight and Investigations

The End of Excess (Part One): Reversing Our Addiction to Debt and Leverage

Date: May 6, 2010


2128 Rayburn House Office Building

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Witness List & Prepared Testimony:

Panel One:

  • Mr. Thomas M. Hoenig, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
  • The Honorable David M. Walker, President and Chief Executive Officer, Peter G. Peterson Foundation, and former Comptroller General of the United States

Panel Two:

  • Ms. Orice Williams, Director, Financial Markets and Community Investment, U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)
  • Mr. John Geanakoplos, James Tobin Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Yale University
  • Mr. Viral V. Acharya, Professor of Finance, Stern School of Business, New York University
  • Mr. David A. Walker, John A. Largay Professor, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

Printed Hearing: 111-131


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