DIMENSIONS interviewed Professor Paul G. Mahoney, a member of the SEC's Investor Advisory Committee (IAC), on how the IAC operates and how its recommendations influence the SEC’s disclosure rulemaking, as well as other securities disclosure topics.
Paul G. Mahoney is a professor at the University of Virginia School of Law, where he also served as the dean from 2008 to 2016. Professor Mahoney’s teaching and research interests include securities regulation, law and economic development, corporate finance, and financial derivatives and contracts. He is the author of Wasting a Crisis: Why Securities Regulation Fails (University of Chicago Press, 2015) and has served on the IAC since mid-2018.
This interview expresses the views of Professor Mahoney and does not necessarily reflect the views of the IAC, the SEC, the University of Virginia, or any other organization.