After federal court blocks IRS rule, Democrats urge new legislation on tax preparation.
General permits could provide the right amount of regulation for a new, booming industry.
Politicians and activists urge synthesis, but the FTC remains skeptical.
Increased public access to EU documents could present challenges for key negotiations with U.S.
Scholars present a defense of and propose a framework for financial cost-benefit analysis.
Asymmetrical deference to PTO decision-making may promote pro-patent policies.
New study proposes a better way to take employment effects into account in rulemaking.
Traditional forms of analysis may underestimate unemployment costs, skewing cost-benefit analysis of regulations.
Quantitative risk assessment, currently used to evaluate environmental and health hazards, can also analyze regulations’ impact on jobs.
Debate over regulation’s effects on employment would benefit from better policy analysis.
FCC’s largely duplicative functions should be redeployed to other agencies, says think tank.
SEC proposal would exempt small businesses from federal and state security registration.