International

China’s Hukou System and the Urban-Rural Divide

China’s Hukou System and the Urban-Rural Divide

Economists show that the Chinese household registration system restricts economic mobility for rural migrants.

Taking the Regulatory Crisis in the Amazon Seriously

Taking the Regulatory Crisis in the Amazon Seriously

Environmental regulatory rollbacks harm Brazil’s Amazon and its Indigenous communities.

The Regulation of Stolen Cultural Artifacts

The Regulation of Stolen Cultural Artifacts

Experts address weaknesses and inconsistencies in the U.S. regulation of looted cultural artifacts.

Does the European Union Set or Export Data Privacy Standards?

Does the European Union Set or Export Data Privacy Standards?

The EU does not merely set standards in data privacy regulation, it exports ideas.

Hong Kong Moves West

Hong Kong Moves West

Advocates urge U.S. government to create visa system for Hongkongers seeking to escape China’s tightening grip.

Improving Canada’s Anti-Corruption Practices

Improving Canada’s Anti-Corruption Practices

Scholar advocates strengthening whistleblower protections to combat corruption.

Law, Leadership, and Legitimacy in a Time of Disease

Law, Leadership, and Legitimacy in a Time of Disease

This publication’s COVID-19 series offers vital lessons about law and effective governance in response to public health threats.

Tracking Legal Responses to COVID-19

Tracking Legal Responses to COVID-19

The Regulatory Review’s extensive COVID-19 global series exemplifies Penn Law’s international and cross-disciplinary strengths.

Comparative Administrative Law Matters in the Fight Against COVID-19

Comparative Administrative Law Matters in the Fight Against COVID-19

The Regulatory Review’s global COVID-19 series offers valuable lessons that can help improve administrative law and policy.

Portugal’s Response to COVID-19

Portugal’s Response to COVID-19

Timely and extensive interventions have facilitated Portugal’s success in addressing COVID-19.

China’s Administrative State Is Both a Blessing and a Curse

China’s Administrative State Is Both a Blessing and a Curse

China’s approach to regulatory law has both helped and hindered the government’s response to COVID-19.

Chile’s Political and Institutional Response to COVID-19

Chile’s Political and Institutional Response to COVID-19

Expanded executive power presents challenges to plans for constitutional and political reform.