Opinion

Broken Landscapes, Brown Beauty

Broken Landscapes, Brown Beauty

Law students, lawyers, and academics need to reflect on efforts to make legal academia more inclusive.

The Biden Administration Should Abandon the Case Against Google

The Biden Administration Should Abandon the Case Against Google

Government antitrust actions do not work in a high-technology market in which big businesses prove more efficient.

Diversity and Exclusion Within Legal Education

Diversity and Exclusion Within Legal Education

Empirical data suggest that law schools must do more to promote inclusion, not just diversity.

Pennsylvania’s Misguided Sentencing Risk-Assessment Reform

Pennsylvania’s Misguided Sentencing Risk-Assessment Reform

New risk-forecasting tool reinforces racial disparities and emphasizes future risk in criminal sentencing.

Climate Change Is a Systemic Financial Risk

Climate Change Is a Systemic Financial Risk

Corporate counsel should heed regulators’ warnings that climate change is a risk to the financial industry.

A CBO for Racial Inequality?

A CBO for Racial Inequality?

A new oversight agency should monitor the Federal Reserve’s efforts to reduce racial inequality.

OIRA’s Impact on Rulemaking

OIRA’s Impact on Rulemaking

Interest groups that lobby OIRA impact public policy, yet OIRA’s role as a regulatory gatekeeper remains understudied.

Tearing at the Mask of the Administrative State

Tearing at the Mask of the Administrative State

How should actors within the administrative state grapple with the questions Black Lives Matter poses?

Deceptive Deregulation

Deceptive Deregulation

The Trump Administration’s claims about its deregulatory accomplishments do not withstand scrutiny.

OSHA’s Role in Combating the COVID-19 Pandemic

OSHA’s Role in Combating the COVID-19 Pandemic

More information sharing and enforcement by OSHA and state agencies could better protect workers from COVID-19.

Race Masked in Colorblind Administrative Procedures

Race Masked in Colorblind Administrative Procedures

The Supreme Court’s administrative law decisions allow racial animus to motivate policy choices.

The Past and Present of Racism in the Administrative State

The Past and Present of Racism in the Administrative State

Creating an anti-racist administrative state requires confronting and dismantling historic, systemic racism.