Private Standards

Writing the Rules of Football

Yale Law Professor explores the rulemaking power wielded by associations like the National Football League.

Recalculating the True Value of Private Certifications

Penn Law Regulation Fellow shares research on costs and compliance underlying transnational regulatory schemes.

The Advantages of Private Certification Over Government Regulation

Private certification may better achieve regulatory goals than governments and regulatory agencies.

Two Cheers for Industry Self-Governance

Better analysis can reveal the conditions under which self-regulation works well for society.