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NRC Staff Push Agency to Address Escalating Safety Concerns

Apr 28, 2016

A recent petition filed by government workers reveals the extent of a growing nuclear safety design problem.

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Corruption and Government

Apr 27, 2016

In the fight against government corruption, administrative law can be a powerful tool.

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A Paradigm Shift in the Cost-Benefit State

Apr 26, 2016

A 2009 court decision could spur more cost-benefit analysis in the regulatory process.

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Courts Regulating the Regulators

Apr 25, 2016

Recent cases and proposed legislation reveal decreasing deference to agencies’ interpretation of their own regulations.

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Stress Tests and the End of Bank Supervision

Apr 21, 2016

New federal authority surrounding stress tests means banking supervisors take a back seat to regulators.

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Campaign Finance’s Creeping Deregulation

Apr 20, 2016

Recent court rulings, bureaucratic failings, and political conflict have loosened campaign finance rules.

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Are We Making Progress in Valuing Health and Longevity in Regulatory Analysis?

Apr 19, 2016

Although agencies have made strides concerning values for mortality risk reductions, more research is needed on these values.

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Seasons of Regulation

Apr 18, 2016

Assessing the past five years in regulation—and RegBlog’s achievements during this time—goes beyond numbers.

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Next Steps in Improving Higher Education Regulation

Apr 12, 2016

The key to improving higher education in the United States lies in selecting the right regulatory tools.

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Toward a New Approach to Regulating Higher Education

Apr 11, 2016

A strengthened management-based regime could be combined with a lessening of unnecessary and unhelpful “command and control.”

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