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The Role of Distributional Impacts in Cost-Benefit Analysis

Apr 24, 2014 Analysis

How do agencies use distributional effects in regulatory impact analyses?

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Encouraging Companies to Disclose Climate Risks to the SEC

Apr 23, 2014 Analysis

State attorneys general are well suited to prod disclosure, recent paper argues.

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Loans for Parolees and Probationers

Apr 22, 2014 Analysis

Proposal would extend SBA Microloan eligibility to individuals on parole or probation.

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Resetting Expectations for New Media

Apr 21, 2014 Analysis

Scholars suggest that easy access to information may not increase meaningful public engagement in policymaking.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: April 18, 2014

Apr 18, 2014 Week in Review

The CBO lowers estimated cost of Affordable Care Act, EPA reports reduced greenhouse gas emissions in 2012, and more...

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Agency Seeks Total Monitoring of Inmates

Apr 17, 2014 News

Prison Bureau proposal would expand surveillance of the most dangerous prisoners.

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Indiana Becomes First State to Abandon “Common Core” Educational Standards

Apr 16, 2014 News

New state law requires Indiana to establish its own education standards and benchmarks.

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Analyzing the Job Impacts of Regulation

Apr 15, 2014 PPR News

Wharton School panel discussion assesses new book on how regulations affect employment.

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Chevron Deference for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Apr 14, 2014 Opinion

Asymmetrical deference to PTO decision-making may promote pro-patent policies.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: April 11, 2014

Apr 11, 2014 Week in Review

The FTC calls for data security legislation, the FDA approves an oral hay fever pill for the first time, and more…

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