All Essays

Trump’s Alternative Economics of Climate Change

The Trump Administration’s new social cost of carbon policy muddies the waters.

The Regulatory Week in Review: April 21, 2017

President Trump issues a “Buy American, Hire American” executive order, an internal review of the OCC shows ineffective oversight of Wells Fargo, and more…

Agency Proposes Rule to Protect Sea Turtles

New rule would require shrimping boats to adopt measures that may reduce their impact on turtle populations.

Putting in Perspective Trump’s Unwinding of Obama’s Climate Policy

Both President Trump and environmental advocates overstate the effects of repealing the Clean Power Plan.

Encouraging Customization and Courtroom Claims in Long-term Care

Controversial rule promotes personal care and bars forced arbitration in long-term health care.

Can You Start a Lawsuit by Mail?

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide a case involving the interpretation of a key civil litigation treaty.

The Regulatory Week in Review: April 14, 2017

Neil Gorsuch is sworn in as an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, the D.C. Circuit rules against EPA, and more…

When Cities Regulate

New Philadelphia policies demonstrate the challenges of local regulation.

Talking Cars, Coming Soon to a Road Near You

Transportation Department proposes rule mandating vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology.

The Cost of the Immigration Detention Bed Quota

Scholar argues that bed quotas financially burden taxpayers and may violate the law.

With the Close of This Chapter, a Final Story

The Regulatory Review’s editor-in-chief reflects on the publication’s past year of coverage, against the backdrop of a fast-changing regulatory world.

The Regulatory Week in Review: April 7, 2017

The Senate uses the nuclear option, the Seventh Circuit rules on sexual orientation discrimination, and more…