RegBlog

RegBlog

Analysis

The Nuclear Option for Reducing Climate Change

Dec 18, 2014

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

Tagged: , , , ,

The IMF’s Way Forward for Sovereign Restructuring

Dec 17, 2014

International Monetary Fund report suggests reform of sovereign debt rules.

Tagged: , ,

GAO Exposes Flaws in Pesticide Testing of Food

Dec 11, 2014

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

Tagged: , , , ,

What Is the Ideal Cost-Benefit Analysis?

Dec 10, 2014

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

Tagged: , ,

Senate Report Finds Strong Wall Street Influence on Commodities Markets

Dec 4, 2014

Legislators urge the Fed to increase oversight of large banks.

Tagged: , , ,

Technology Companies or Taxi Services in Disguise?

Dec 3, 2014

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

Tagged: , ,

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.

Tagged: , , , ,

The Turkey and Its Regulation

Nov 27, 2014

Regulation is all around us - even at Thanksgiving dinner.

Climate Change is Getting Worse

Nov 26, 2014

U.N. Panel’s final report comes at a delicate inflection point for policy makers.

Tagged: , , , , ,

The Challenge of Keeping Hazardous Consumer Products Off the Market

Nov 24, 2014

New audit report highlights Consumer Product Safety Commission’s struggle to respond to emerging risks.

Tagged: , , , ,