Randall Dodd

Economist; Derivatives Study Center


Randall Dodd is an economist with 20 years of teaching experience at the university level and 12 years of experience working on economic and financial policy at the U.S. Congress, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and presently at the Derivatives Study Center. He has a PhD in Economics from Columbia University.

Featured Work


JAN 12, 2007 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Commentary: Public Interest Demands Hedge Fund Rules

We regulate hedge funds as if they were so many child-operated lemonade stands, but in fact they are playing an economic role more like McDonald's.