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Gift Cards and the Potential for Money Laundering

Apr 10, 2014

The growth of gift cards raises new and unexpected challenges for regulators and law enforcement.

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Supreme Court to Hear FTC Challenge to Licensing Board

Apr 9, 2014

Dispute over teeth-whitening regulations may expand federal antitrust authority over states.

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Primary Season Poses Special Challenges for PAC Spending Reporting

Apr 8, 2014

FEC proposes three alternative draft rules for the transparency of multi-state primary expenditures.

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North Carolina Coal Ash Spill Renews Debate Over Delayed EPA Regulations

Apr 3, 2014

February spill raises question of whether coal ash requires federal regulation.

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A Regulatory Vacuum in the Growing Space Launch Market

Apr 1, 2014

Congress limits administrative safety regulation while offering financial safety net.

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The Democratic Case for Job Impact Analysis

Mar 18, 2014

Integrating employment effects into regulatory impact analysis could improve the public debate on regulation.

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A Better Way to Study the Effects of Regulation on Employment

Mar 17, 2014

New study proposes a better way to take employment effects into account in rulemaking.

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The Unemployment Costs of Regulation

Mar 13, 2014

Traditional forms of analysis may underestimate unemployment costs, skewing cost-benefit analysis of regulations.

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Can Risk Assessment Help Us Determine if Regulations Kill Jobs?

Mar 12, 2014

Quantitative risk assessment, currently used to evaluate environmental and health hazards, can also analyze regulations' impact on jobs.

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Analyzing Regulation’s Effect on Jobs

Mar 11, 2014

Lisa Robinson argues that recent high unemployment highlights the need to assess employment effects of regulation.

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