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Firms in Sharing Economy Should be Regulated Under a Modified Framework

Sep 2, 2014 Opinion

Regulating Uber and Airbnb like their mainstream predecessors could be good for the sharing economy.

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Reframing the Discussion on Money in Politics

Sep 1, 2014 Analysis

Congressional ethics expert urges regulating lobbying, campaign finance, and gifts simultaneously.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: August 29, 2014

Aug 29, 2014 Week in Review

The Obama Administration continues to issue regulations despite political risks, The Fed considers abandoning some consumer protection..


How Much Could it Cost to Do Nothing?

Aug 28, 2014 News

White House report claims costs of delaying action on climate change are high.

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Shorter Sentences for Parole Violators

Aug 27, 2014 News

Parole Commission considers new rule to reduce sentences for minor parole violations.

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Improving Regulatory Processes Around the World

Aug 26, 2014 Analysis

New OECD report encourages governments to learn better ways to make regulations.

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Rethinking the Value of Voluntary Environmental Programs

Aug 25, 2014 Opinion

Voluntary programs may not reduce businesses' impact on the environment.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: August 22, 2014

Aug 22, 2014 Week in Review

The DOD defends transfers of extra military gear to police forces, the DOJ plans to revise procedures for no-fly list removal, and more


The Enhanced Role of Economic Analysis in Securities Rulemaking

Aug 21, 2014 News

An SEC Commissioner and former Chief Economist explain the role of economic analysis in rulemaking.

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The Promise of International Water Treaties

Aug 20, 2014 Opinion

Water-related international agreements represent a key source of untapped regulatory potential.

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