Subcommittee Hearing

Bank Mergers and the Economic Impacts of Consolidation

Economic Policy Date:   Wednesday, July 12, 2023 Time:   02:30 PM Location:   Dirksen Senate Office Building 538

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COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC POLICY will meet in OPEN SESSION, HYBRID FORMAT to conduct a hearing on “Bank Mergers and the Economic Impacts of Consolidation.”  The witnesses will be: Ms. Morgan Harper, Director of Policy and Advocacy, American Economic Liberties Project; The Honorable Michael Faulkender, PhD, Dean's Professor of Finance, University of Maryland and Chief Economist, America First Policy Institute; and Ms. Alexa Philo, Senior Policy Analyst, Americans for Financial Reform.

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Member Statements

  1. Elizabeth Warren (D - Massachusetts)


  1. Ms. Morgan Harper
    Director of Policy and Advocacy
    American Economic Liberties Project
  2. The Honorable Michael Faulkender, PhD
    Dean's Professor of Finance and Chief Economist
    University of Maryland and America First Policy Institute
  3. Ms. Alexa Philo
    Senior Policy Analyst
    Americans for Financial Reform