Professor Michael Davis, Interviewed by C-SPAN on Federal Banking Regulations

by SMU Cox|

SMU Cox Clinical Professor Michael Davis appeared on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal to discuss possible causes and implications of the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank. Professor Davis cautioned against drawing conclusions about the “mess” until more causation is established, but speculated that “whatever the solution is here, I’m already convinced that it’s going to [involve] requiring banks to carry more capital.”

Watch the segment here. 

Michael Davis, Ph.D., specializes in the intersection of government and business. An expert in economic theory, he has researched topics ranging from how to measure the value of publicly funded sports facilities to the question of why politicians lie. He is a frequent commentator on the Texas and national economies, including financial markets, unemployment and the impact of economic stimulus.
Professor Michael Davis speaks to CSPAN in an interview