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Cancer Study’s Claims About “Bad Luck” May Undermine Preventive Regulation

Mar 3, 2015

Journal article blaming “bad luck” for cancer is misleading, say other scientists.

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Commercial Drones in the Skies by 2017

Feb 26, 2015

The FAA proposes rule permitting restricted use of commercial unmanned aircraft systems.

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Global Banking Committee Announces New Priorities

Feb 19, 2015

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision publishes its agenda for 2015–2016.

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Evaluating Regulations after the Fact

Feb 18, 2015

ACUS calls for incorporation of retrospective analysis into the regulatory process.

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Should Local Governments Support the Sharing Economy?

Feb 12, 2015

Despite regulatory controversy, two legal scholars argue that state and local governments should actively subsidize the sharing economy.

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In Defense of Soft Law Accounting Standards

Feb 11, 2015

Scholars argue that the diffusion of soft law norms throughout the European Union promotes reliable accounting practices.

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How the U.S. Government Can Better Promote “Anchor” Institutions

Feb 10, 2015

New report proposes ways that the federal government can help encourage anchor institutions to revitalize communities.

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Analyzing a Universal Basic Income

Feb 9, 2015

Is a universal basic income better than unemployment insurance?

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EPA Report Finds One-Year Rise in Toxic Pollution

Feb 3, 2015

Data show a fifteen percent increase in toxic chemicals released from 2012 to 2013.

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Legislative Changes May Improve the Black Lung Benefits Program

Feb 2, 2015

Potential legislation would give coal miners greater access to medical evidence and legal counsel.

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