The Administrative State Is Neglecting Regulatory Benefits
Scholar argues for regulatory reforms grounded in an intense focus on net benefits.
Are Biofuels Doing More Harm Than Good?
Scholar argues that greater regulation of biofuels is needed to promote environmental justice.
Landmark Environmental Rules Slated for Overhaul
A proposed rule aims to facilitate economic growth at the expense of federal environmental reviews.
Proposed EPA Rule May Permit More Toxic Water Pollution
EPA’s proposed relaxation of a rule restricting water pollution from coal plants generates controversy.
Automakers Prefer Self-Regulation to Regulatory Uncertainty
Faced with uncertainty over fuel economy standards, four automakers choose to support stronger government regulation.
Is Private Governance a Viable Alternative to Climate Regulation?
Scholar argues that private governance initiatives offer considerable potential to combat climate change.
Combatting Deregulation with Regulatory Horcruxes
Scholar argues that spreading regulatory authority may insulate programs from future deregulatory pressures.
Strengthening Eco-Labeling Regulation
Scholar argues that many companies use unsubstantiated environmental claims to mislead consumers.
Latest Interpretation of Clean Water Act Creates Circuit Split
Courts disagree over the Clean Water Act’s applicability to the discharge of pollutants into groundwater.