Commentators debate central questions about the role of regulations in society.
Blockchain could provide essential data on the effectiveness of regulations.
Agencies should boost penalties for fatal rule violations to match the value of a statistical life.
Given its recent advance notice, EPA should implement retrospective analysis of its regulations in several ways.
A one-size-fits-all approach to cost-benefit analysis won’t necessarily ensure better policy.
Environmentalists should question any move by this Administration’s EPA to reform its cost-benefit analysis.
Requiring EPA cost-benefit analysis could ensure that regulations do more good than harm.
EPA’s advance notice raises fundamental questions about how the agency should weigh costs and benefits.
Experts debate EPA’s recent move to consider regulating its own cost-benefit analyses.
Regulatory action should be based on accurate estimates of regulatory benefits and costs.
Improving regulatory performance is vital for making Americans better off.
Interested stakeholders may have a role in quantifying deregulatory impacts for agencies.