The Political Underpinnings of U.S. Foreign Investment Policy
A recent federal report reveals the effects of increased scrutiny of foreign investment in the United States.
Comparing U.S. and Chinese Environmental Risk Regulation
Research comparing risk regulation in the United States and China reveals selective variations, not sharp contrasts.
China’s Hukou System and the Urban-Rural Divide
Economists show that the Chinese household registration system restricts economic mobility for rural migrants.
China’s Central Government Seeks to Rein in Regulatory Documents
China’s State Council imposes new requirements to curb the abusive aspects of regulatory guidance documents.
Single-Use Plastics Need Comprehensive Federal Legislation
Despite state and local action, more effective reduction of single-use plastics must come from Congress.
Participatory Rulemaking in China Needs Even More Effort
Recent revisions to China’s administrative regulations will not guarantee effective public participation.
Inspection Practices of the Past and Future
When considering future inspection practices, regulators should heed lessons from history.
China Implements More Participatory Rulemaking Under Communist Party
New requirements such as notice-and-comment periods and public hearings should improve transparency.
Regulation of the Chinese Equity Crowdfunding Market
Scholar argues that China should model U.S. and U.K. regulation of online investing.
Learning from International Agreements and Domestic Missteps
Scholar argues U.S.-China trade agreements fill regulatory gaps left by both countries.
The Ongoing Rise of Good Governance in China
Influenced by American and Western practices, China continues to produce governmental innovations.
China Addresses Climate Change in its Latest Five-Year Plan
In the 13th Five-Year Plan, China aims to fulfill its commitment in the Paris Agreement.