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Old and New Capture

Jun 28, 2016

These two forms of regulatory capture require different solutions.

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Prosecuting Corporate Criminals

Jun 27, 2016

Prosecutions of individual corporate criminals can, in fact, be successful—and are critical for attaining justice.

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Preventing Regulatory Capture

Jun 23, 2016

When a regulation’s benefits exceed its costs, simplicity and interdisciplinary processes are essential to reducing capture.

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Challenges in Measuring Regulatory Capture

Jun 22, 2016

Regulatory capture, neither inevitable nor a death trap for agencies, must be reduced to advance public policy goals.

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(Not) Prosecuting Financial Crimes

Jun 21, 2016

Holding companies accountable for crimes is essential, yet more must be done to end "too big to jail" concerns.

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Combatting External and Internal Regulatory Capture

Jun 20, 2016

External and internal capture may be reduced through a more logical division of labor between Congress and agencies.

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Fighting Regulatory Capture in the 21st Century

Jun 16, 2016

Closer congressional supervision can prevent special interests from dominating the regulatory process.

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How Government Can Root Out Regulatory Capture

Jun 15, 2016

It is time for government to stop private interests from gaining improper influence over regulators.

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Corporate Capture of the Rulemaking Process

Jun 14, 2016

The right regulatory reforms can level the playing field between the public and powerful corporate players.

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Productivity, Inequality, and Economic Rents

Jun 13, 2016

Curbing excessive economic rents might bolster productivity and address rising inequality.

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