Regulators Talk Regulating, Earn Merit Badges, Enjoy Fun In The New Haven Sun*

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Got some restless regulators with lots of energy that could easily be misdirected towards mischief during these dog days of summer? Let Yale’s School of Management take them off your hands and out of your ears for a few weeks.

To prepare for the next global financial crisis, nearly a dozen financial-sector overseers from across the world decamped to Yale University for the first-ever regulatory summer camp.

Over the past two weeks, rising stars from U.S. and international regulatory agencies have spent six hours each day in a classroom analyzing the government's response to various crises….

When deciding who should get an invite, Mr. Metrick said he asked contacts in Washington to send someone "who will be whispering in the ear of the boss at the time of the next crisis." He also convinced international regulators to send promising employees.

No S’more Crises: Global Financial Regulators Gather for Summer Camp [WSJ]

*Actually florescent lights in Evans Hall.

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