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Political Economy Archive: Federal Trade Commission

FTC cracks down on employment scams

Federal Trade Commission is expected to announce Wednesday that it has halted the operations of and imposed millions of dollars in fines on several companies that it says promised to help people find work but instead only took their money.

By Ylan Mui  | March 2, 2011; 11:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Federal Trade Commission, Unemployment  
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Q&A: FTC consumer protection chief on new consumer financial protection bureau

With the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau overseen by White House consumer czar Elizabeth Warren set to be up and running by July 2011, how will the FTC's role evolve? David Vladeck, director for the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, discussed how responsibilities for protection consumers will change in the months ahead.

By Ariana Eunjung Cha  | September 20, 2010; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Federal Trade Commission  
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