Improving International Regulatory Cooperation
New OECD recommendation seeks to improve regulatory cooperation across countries.
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
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
The Regulatory Review’s global COVID-19 series offers valuable lessons that can help improve administrative law and policy.
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
Expanded executive power presents challenges to plans for constitutional and political reform.
The Need for Global Protections Against Existential Risks
International collaborative mechanisms are needed to prepare for threats to human existence.
Did Japan’s Lenient Lockdown Conquer the Coronavirus?
Despite federal attempts to fight COVID-19, Japanese law prioritizes individual rights and regional autonomy.
Lessons From New Zealand’s COVID-19 Success
The United States might well have saved many lives by following New Zealand’s science-based playbook.
Italy’s Complex Legislative Framework Impairs its COVID-19 Response
Italy’s pandemic policies struggle with the same legislative and regulatory challenges as traditional laws.
Vietnam’s Astonishing Success at Curbing COVID-19 Outbreaks
Decades-long efforts in Vietnam to improve local governance have kept recorded coronavirus cases low.
Brazil’s COVID-19 Response is Caught Between Denialism and Technocratic Hubris
Self-interested and apathetic policies by its executive made Brazil one of the most infected countries in the world.