The REINS Act, the ozone standard, regulatory reform, cost-benefit analysis, the Affordable Care Act, and Dodd-Frank, and more … as discussed in our top opinion posts from 2011.
Health care reform, the Dodd-Frank Act, environmental protection, and open government are discussed in our top news posts from 2011.
Financial regulation needs more rigorous analysis and better interagency communication.
Whether government should prevent consumers from making mistakes remains an open question.
After Dodd-Frank, financial regulations of independent agencies should be subject to OIRA review.
Regulatory news in review
New consumer protection agency prepares to assume its responsibilities in July.