The Business, Entrepreneurship & Tax Law Review


This is a transcript of the keynote address virtually delivered by Hester M. Peirce at the symposium “Protecting the Public While Fostering Innovation and Entrepreneurship: First Principles for Optimal Regulation,” hosted at the University of Missouri School of Law on February 8, 2019. The transcript of this address was initially published on the official website of the Securities and Exchange Commission; it has been lightly edited to ensure readability and formatting continuity.

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