RegBlog

RegBlog

Opinion

Rethinking the Value of Voluntary Environmental Programs

Aug 25, 2014

Voluntary programs may not reduce businesses' impact on the environment.

Tagged: , , ,

The Promise of International Water Treaties

Aug 20, 2014

Water-related international agreements represent a key source of untapped regulatory potential.

Tagged: ,

When 1+1+1 Doesn’t Add Up

Aug 19, 2014

Conflating testing and evaluation with education standards threatens Common Core.

Tagged: , , ,

Politics, Law, and Presidential Power

Aug 18, 2014

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

Tagged: , , , , ,

Achieving Procedural Fairness in Black Lung Benefits Hearings

Aug 14, 2014

Black lung disease is increasing, but fewer miners can successfully claim benefits.

Tagged: , , , , , ,

Regulating the Settler-in-Chief

Aug 13, 2014

When it comes to brokering settlements, presidential power may need to be regulated.

Tagged: , , , ,

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

Aug 11, 2014

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

Tagged: , , ,

Failure Should Spark Creativity, Not Caution, in Economic Development

Aug 7, 2014

A cautious approach to policy failure may impede the ultimate success of development programs.

Tagged: , , , , , , ,

Two Cheers for Industry Self-Governance

Aug 5, 2014

Better analysis can reveal the conditions under which self-regulation works well for society.

Tagged: , , , ,

Long-awaited Money Market Regulatory Reform Falls Short

Aug 4, 2014

The SEC’s new money market rule may actually increase the run risk for some funds.

Tagged: , , , ,