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A Bleak Future for Class Actions?

May 7, 2015 Analysis

A researcher warns that waivers in business contracts could harm plaintiffs’ power to sue.

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Is OSHA Burying Its Head in the Sand with Proposed Silica Rule?

May 5, 2015 Analysis

Scholars argue that OSHA’s proposed silica regulations are too demanding, inflexible.

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Toward a Middle Ground in Regulating E-cigarettes

Apr 9, 2015 Analysis

A legal scholar proposes strict advertising limits – but no blanket ban – on e-cigarettes.

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Regulating Away Housing Bubbles

Mar 18, 2015 Analysis

Two scholars argue for measures to reduce the incidence and magnitude of housing bubbles.

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How Should the EPA Modify Carbon Emission Regulation?

Jan 8, 2015 Analysis

Scholars argue that the EPA take a new approach to reducing CO2 emissions.

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What Is the Ideal Cost-Benefit Analysis?

Dec 10, 2014 Analysis

Two researchers propose a simpler way to perform cost-benefit analysis.

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