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Deputy Director Johnson's Speech at CFPB Symposium on Behavioral Economics

Good afternoon. Thank you all for coming today. Today’s symposium is part of a broader effort on the part of the Bureau to engage experts in various fields on legal and policy issues. An important motivation for the symposia series is to give these legal and policy issues a fresh look, and that is precisely what we are doing and will do.

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Consumer Protection and Financial Inclusion

Thank you very much for the invitation to be here with you today. I understand that today’s summit is the first event as part of Cato’s new “Initiative for Financial Inclusion.” Cato has been recognized for decades as a vanguard of the liberty movement, and I am grateful that your scholars, especially Todd and Diego, are focused on this vital issue. 

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Thoughts on the Future of Financial Services Regulation in the U.S.

Thank you, Todd, for the kind introduction. And thank you to the staff of the Law and Economics Center for the invitation to speak today. I am honored to participate in an event organized by an institution recognized as having a rich and consequential intellectual tradition. I am also grateful to Chris Mufarrige for his invaluable assistance in helping prepare my remarks today.

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Toward a 21st century approach to consumer protection

Good morning. Thank you Ruth for the introduction and for inviting the Bureau to be a part of this year’s Consumer Empowerment Conference. Consumer Action has graciously invited Bureau employees to speak at this event in years past, and I am honored to continue this tradition. And I am especially happy to return to my roots here in the Midwest.