Edward L. Yingling

Edward L. Yingling is president and CEO of the American Bankers Association.

Improve Accounting Standards, Improve the Economy


This is the second installment of “Providing Relief from the Crisis.” Read the first, with editor-in-chief R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.’s introduction, here. Mark-to-market accounting is contributing to uncertainty in the markets, and it is leading to misdirected public perceptions. Certainly mark-to-market did not cause the financial crisis. Toxic subprime loans and excess leverage in Wall […]

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