Center for the Study of Business Ethics, Regulation, and Crime (C-BERC) Blog


Saving Government Pensions with Better Legal Standards

Millions of government employees are counting on the funds from their government pension plans to get them through their retirement years. But a potential economic crisis looms.  Many state and local pension systems teeter on the brink of financial disaster. What is more, there is no federal oversight of the...


Controversial use of administrative proceedings

In October 2016, C-BERC’s Associate Director Gideon Mark, associate professor of logistics, business and public policy at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, published an article entitled “SEC and CFTC Administrative Proceedings.”  The article appears in Volume 19 of the University of Pennsylvania’s Journal of Constitutional...