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Climate Change is Getting Worse

Nov 26, 2014 Analysis

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

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Plan to Build Nursing Facility Near New York School Stirs Noise Debate

Nov 25, 2014 News

Proposed amendment to New York City’s administrative code seeks to limit construction noise near schools.

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The Challenge of Keeping Hazardous Consumer Products Off the Market

Nov 24, 2014 Analysis

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

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The Regulatory Week in Review: November 21, 2014

Nov 21, 2014 Week in Review

President Obama announces executive action on immigration reform, NHTSA advocates a nationwide airbag recall, and more...


Fed Ends Quantitative Easing

Nov 20, 2014 News

Central bank discontinues program of buying financial assets from commercial banks and returns focus to managing interest rates.

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Proposed Tax Rule Would Help Domestic Abuse Survivors Get Affordable Health Coverage

Nov 19, 2014 News

IRS may make temporary healthcare tax credits permanently available to married victims of domestic abuse.

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Making Student Loans More Affordable

Nov 18, 2014 News

Federal government expected to expand popular student loan repayment plan.

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Improving Regulatory Agenda-Setting

Nov 17, 2014 PPR News

Penn Program on Regulation workshop focuses on key factors shaping regulatory agendas.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: November 14th, 2014

Nov 14, 2014 Week in Review

The U.S. and China reach a climate change deal, President Obama speaks in favor of net neutrality, and more...


Professor Coglianese to Lead New Initiative on Regulatory Excellence

Nov 13, 2014 PPR News

Penn receives $1.2 million from Alberta Energy Regulator to lead Best-in-Class Regulator Initiative.

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