Professor
Michael Greenberger
Michael Greenberger, JD
Past Events: April - June 2011
Professor Greenberger has been invited by Dominican Republic
workshop sponsored by the President for Dominican government and
media representatives on the effect of excessive crude oil speculation
on that country’s economy.
August 30, 2008 ● Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
April 13, 2011 ● New York, NY
20th Annual Hyman P. Minsky Conference on the State of the US at
the 20th Annual Hyman P. Minsky Conference on the State of the US
"financial reform and the real economy."

April 13, 2011 ● Washington, DC
The Regulation of Excessive Speculation in Commodity Markets:
What is at Stake?
Professor Greenberger will speak at a meeting hosted by the
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the Institute for
Agriculture and Trade Policy, and Heinrich Boll Stiftung. The meeting
will discuss current initiatives to regulate excessive speculation in
agricultural and energy commodities, including in the unregulated
over-the-counter (OTC) market. Two panels will address issues in
effective reform of the commodity markets, challenges to international
regulatory cooperation, and how developing countries have
responded to increasing import bills for agricultural and energy
commodities and to volatile commodity export revenues.

April 13, 2011 ● Washington, DC
Implementing Dodd-Frank: A Review of the CFTC's Rulemaking
Process
Professor Greenberger will testify before the U.S. House Committee
on Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and
Risk Management on April 13 at hearing entitled “Implementing Dodd-
Frank: A Review of the CFTC’s Rulemaking Process.” This hearing
marks the second time Professor Greenberger has testified on the
implementation of the sweeping financial regulatory reform legislation
that was signed into law in July 2010.