Josephine A. Phillips

Week in Review

Week in Review

The European Court of Human Rights rules that failing to adequately address climate change violated human rights, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency addresses drinking water contaminants, and more. . .

Against Regulatory Gaslighting

Against Regulatory Gaslighting

Scholar critiques the movement to have regulators adopt business management strategies.

Week in Review

Week in Review

The Office of Personnel Management institutes new protections for civil servants, Michigan legalizes surrogacy contracts, and more. . .

“Zoning” In on Affordable Housing and Climate Change

“Zoning” In on Affordable Housing and Climate Change

Scholars argue that relaxing zoning laws may not have the effect that policymakers intend.

Week in Review

Week in Review

The U.S. House of Representatives passes a bill that would ban TikTok, the Biden Administration expands federal apprenticeship programs, and more…

How Fair Are Online Retail Recommendations?

How Fair Are Online Retail Recommendations?

Scholars offer a new analytic approach to testing platforms for self-preferencing bias.

Week in Review

Week in Review

President Biden approved a plan to cancel $1.2 billion in student debt, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear challenges to New York’s rent stabilization laws, and more…

Week in Review

Week in Review

FCC proposes mandatory blocking of spam texts, the IRS pilots free tax filing program, and more…

Week in Review

Week in Review

The SEC approves bitcoin ETFs, EPA prohibits the manufacture of certain PFAS, and more…

Top Regulatory News of 2023

Top Regulatory News of 2023

The Regulatory Review highlights the top regulatory news and scholarship of 2023, as selected by our staff.

Week in Review

Week in Review

EPA proposes to replace all lead pipes within 10 years, the Eleventh Circuit overturns a ruling that Georgia utility elections discriminate against Black voters, and more…

Week in Review

Week in Review

OIRA revises Circular A-4, Ohio voters approve abortion rights and recreational marijuana access, and more…