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Can we Eliminate “Too Big to Fail”?

Jan 29, 2015

Recently passed House legislation would amend bankruptcy code for big banks.

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How Should the EPA Modify Carbon Emission Regulation?

Jan 8, 2015

Scholars argue that the EPA take a new approach to reducing CO2 emissions.

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Can Regulation Allay Opposition to Organ Markets?

Jan 6, 2015

Professor suggests regulation could dispel common objections to selling organs.

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The Nuclear Option for Reducing Climate Change

Dec 18, 2014

Debate reignites over whether nuclear energy is an important tool or a costly mistake.

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The IMF’s Way Forward for Sovereign Restructuring

Dec 17, 2014

International Monetary Fund report suggests reform of sovereign debt rules.

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GAO Exposes Flaws in Pesticide Testing of Food

Dec 11, 2014

Report finds deficient testing and potentially misleading reporting by government agencies.

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What Is the Ideal Cost-Benefit Analysis?

Dec 10, 2014

Two researchers propose a simpler way to perform cost-benefit analysis.

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Senate Report Finds Strong Wall Street Influence on Commodities Markets

Dec 4, 2014

Legislators urge the Fed to increase oversight of large banks.

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Technology Companies or Taxi Services in Disguise?

Dec 3, 2014

Ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft pose challenges for local regulators.

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Audit Says FEMA Still Not Ready to Deliver Supplies During Emergencies

Dec 1, 2014

FEMA’s supply chain system might not aid disaster victims effectively, report says.

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