Integrating employment effects into regulatory impact analysis could improve the public debate on regulation.
New study proposes a better way to take employment effects into account in rulemaking.
Quantitative risk assessment, currently used to evaluate environmental and health hazards, can also analyze regulations' impact on jobs.
Debate over regulation’s effects on employment would benefit from better policy analysis.
New bill would empower an independent commission to force agencies to eliminate or amend rules.
Many regulations fail to demonstrate a need for agency action.