On Wednesday June 29, the Federal Reserve board is set to meet to consider a final rule to limit the amount banks can charge merchants when a debit card is used. This rule was required by the Dodd-Frank financial regulation bill and has been a major point of contention.
American Enterprise Institute (AEI) scholars are available to comment on this new regulation.
Alex Brill is a former senior adviser and chief economist to the House Ways and Means Committee. He also served on the staff of the President's Council of Economic Advisers (CEA).
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Alex Pollock is a former president and chief executive officer of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago.
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