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The Regulatory Week in Review: December 2, 2016

Dec 2, 2016 Week in Review

Federal judge declines to enjoin the Labor Department's fiduciary rule, Senate passes bill to protect online consumer product reviews, and..

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The Race Question

Dec 1, 2016 News

OMB proposal to revise its racial and ethnic categories may better reflect America’s changing demographics.

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Nudging Away from Personal Choice

Nov 30, 2016 Opinion

Economist argues that energy-efficiency regulations are riddled with problems and espouses their elimination.

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Currency Authority Proposes Ban on Bank Investments in Commercial Metals

Nov 29, 2016 News

U.S. banking regulator seeks to stop banks from trading in metals like copper and aluminum.

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The Impact of Waiving Environmental Regulations

Nov 28, 2016 PPR News

Recent PPR seminar examines effects on air quality and fuel prices from waiving environmental regulations.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: November 25, 2016

Nov 25, 2016 Week in Review

A federal judge blocks the Labor Department's overtime rule, the NHTSA delays a recall of airbags, and more...

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For Agencies, Smooth and Safe Traveling Takes a Front Seat on Thanksgiving

Nov 24, 2016 News

Holiday marked by mass mobility prompts regulatory responses nationwide.

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Do Environmental Regulations Really Work?

Nov 24, 2016 Analysis

Scholars argue that environmental laws improve air quality despite increases in U.S. manufacturing output.

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Filling Up the Gas Tank with Corn, Sugar Cane, and Wood

Nov 23, 2016 News

EPA moves to increase support for ethanol and other renewable fuels.

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Hard Brexit Makes Hard Law for EU Financial Services Regulation

Nov 22, 2016 Analysis

A hard Brexit may require an overhaul of the EU’s rules governing its relationship with non-member states.

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