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Consumer Credit Symposium: A Century of Experience with the Uniform Small Loan Law

12-9-16 - Join academics, policymakers and industry representatives at The Mill Conference Center in Starkville on December 9, 2016 for a symposium on consumer credit. Topics of discussion include current regulation of consumer credit, the history of traditional installment loans and other non-bank supplied small dollar loans, and the role that academic research can play in future consumer credit regulation.

Speakers include The Hon. Tate Reeves, Lt. Governor of Mississippi; Thomas W. Miller Jr., MSU finance professor and Jack R. Lee Chair of Financial Institutions and Consumer Finance in the College of Business; Dr. Lendol Calder, Augustana College; Thomas A. Durkin, former senior economist at the Federal Reserve Board; and Todd Zywicki, Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University.

Sponsored by the College of Business Department of Finance & Economics and the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, this all-day event includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and a post-dinner reception. For more information or to RSVP, contact Kayla Lahti at (703) 993-8454 or klahti@mercatus.gmu.edu, or visit the link below.

https://www.mercatus.org/events/consumer-credit-symposium-century-experience-uniform-small-loan-law

Document: Flyer_Consumer Credit Dec 2016 Event_Latest.pdf

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