Combining better analysis with more meaningful participation will improve policy decisions.
Recommendations in National Academy of Sciences report may lead to smarter regulation of research.
Both critics and defenders overstate true role of cost-benefit analysis in rulemaking
Empirical research reveals stronger benefit-cost analysis during less political rulemakings.
Increased regulatory action under Obama means that OIRA has more regulations to review.
Letter from OIRA Administrator Sunstein emphasizes President's role.