Regulatory excellence can best be understood in terms of inspiring stories.
Scholar examines the distinctive challenges and responsibilities confronting regulators.
Leading regulatory scholars and professionals offer valuable lessons for achieving successful regulation.
Commentaries on new book reinforce its author’s call for strengthening the civil service.
Policymakers cannot know whether the trend Verkuil identifies is good or bad, but we should find out.
Verkuil’s proposal for replacing contractors with professional bureaucrats is unlikely to be adopted.
Civil service reformers should consider changes to lengthy, single-agency employee tenures.
Verkuil offers a compelling argument for reshaping the bureaucracy, but the odds of adoption are slim.
Effective administration of public programs is becoming unmoored from the rule of law.
Recent research casts doubt on the existence of a conspiracy by civil servants against the President.
The key to improving government is to strengthening—and valuing—excellence in the civil service.
Scholars and government professionals review new book by former Chair of the Administrative Conference of the United States.