OP-ED: Let Congress decide who gets to regulate crypto - International Center for Law & Economics

OP-ED: Let Congress decide who gets to regulate crypto

The Hill – ICLE President Geoffrey Manne and Academic Affiliate H. Todd Henderson published an op-ed in The Hill about the regulatory turf battle between the SEC and CFTC over who should be the primary regulator of crypto assets. The full piece is available here.

Turf battles are nothing new in Washington, but the one currently raging over which federal agency has authority to regulate the trading of digital assets reveals deep dysfunction in the modern administrative state. The battle goes far beyond which agency gets more power; the future of the internet may be at stake.