All Posts by Cary Coglianese

What Volkswagen Reveals about the Limits of Performance-Based Regulation

Oct 5, 2015 Opinion

Problems with automaker’s diesel emissions reveal fundamental caution over popular approach to regulation.

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Rating Regulatory Excellence

Jul 28, 2015 Opinion

Leader of Best-in-Class Regulator Initiative explains how rating systems can help regulators measure performance.

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An Easier Way to Untangle Regulatory Knots

Apr 6, 2015 Opinion

Congress could help agencies reduce regulatory redundancies by passing a single law.

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A New Year of Checks and Balances

Jan 1, 2015 Opinion

The new year will see renewed and profound controversy between the branches of the federal government.

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Satisfaction Is Not the Same as Policy Success

Dec 25, 2014 Opinion

Making decisions that satisfy those involved in regulatory policy-making does not guarantee successful outcomes.

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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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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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Politics, Law, and Presidential Power

Aug 18, 2014 Opinion

Disputes about the limits of executive power cannot be productively resolved by appeals to the Constitution.

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It’s Time to Make Rulemaking Really Transparent on Agency Websites

Aug 11, 2014 Opinion

Regulatory agencies should do more to make information about proposed rules more accessible.

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Are Voluntary Environmental Programs the Answer?

Apr 28, 2014 Opinion

New study of EPA’s “flagship” performance program draws into question the value of voluntary efforts.

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