Cities on the Forefront of Public Health Regulation
Scholar examines ways that local governments are combating issues like obesity and asthma.
Nuclear Energy at the Forefront of States’ Clean Energy Policies
Expert argues that courts should not strike down state programs that subsidize nuclear power plants.
Executive Orders and the Limits of Presidential Authority
Federal judge discusses the Trump Administration’s original travel ban.
A New Standard of Data Protection
Companies gear up to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation.
Federal Court Orders EPA to Revisit Lead Risks
Ninth Circuit orders EPA to propose a new standard for lead dust and an updated definition for lead paint.
What the FDA Can Teach Us About Regulatory Excellence
Scholar discusses the role of policy learning and reputation in regulatory excellence.
Seattle’s New Housing Ordinance Will Give Ex-Offenders a Fair Chance
Local law will prevent landlords from screening tenants based on their criminal history.
Climate Engineering Could Reframe the Dialogue on Climate Change
New study explores the potential benefits, risks, and legal challenges of solar climate engineering.
When Federal Agencies Do Not Answer to Courts
Scholar examines how agencies operate independently of courts through rulemaking and legislative drafting.
Are High Rents Inevitable?
Experts tackle the problem of preserving affordable housing in booming real estate markets.
Legal and Policy Challenges to the Dakota Access Pipeline
Recent University of Pennsylvania event explores issues raised by the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Department of Agriculture Revises Its Organic Standards
Agency finalizes rule on production standards for organic livestock and poultry.