SEC Acting Chair Piwowar Discusses Columbia’s Special Study of Securities Markets

Thank you, Larry [Glosten], for that kind introduction.[1] I also want to thank you, Merritt Fox, and Edward Greene — the directors of Columbia University’s Program in the Law and Economics of Capital Markets — for all that you do to advance informed capital markets regulation. The Program’s various projects continue to provide market participants, academic researchers, students, and regulators with valuable resources that are not available elsewhere.

I am delighted to have the opportunity to address you today and to join you in kicking off the Program’s newest project, the New Special Study of the Securities Markets. A … Read more