Stories by Bill Black

Bill Black is the author of 'The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to Own One' and an associate professor of economics and law at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He spent years working on regulatory policy and fraud prevention as Executive Director of the Institute for Fraud Prevention, Litigation Director of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board and Deputy Director of the National Commission on Financial Institution Reform, Recovery and Enforcement, among other positions. subscribe to Bill Black's feed

Posted on: Oct 31, 2012, Source: Huffington Post

If Obama tries to unravel the social safety net in a second term, he'll be in for a fight.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2010, Source: NewDeal 2.0

The FBI and the DOJ are unlikely to prosecute the elite bankers who ran the enormous fraud that drove the financial crisis.