Category Archives: In English

Repost from Regulatory Studies Center. Midnight Rules: A Comparison of Regulatory Output Across Administrations

by Daniel R. Pérez. Original source: regulatorystudies.columbian.gwu.edu As Presidential administrations begin to wind down during their “lame duck” period, the executive’s decrease in political influence in congress has historically been accompanied by a significant increase in…

Repost from Regulatory Studies Center. Learning from Experience: Retrospective Review of Regulations in 2014

by Sofie E. Miller. Original source: Regulatory Studies Center Through a series of Executive Orders, President Obama has encouraged federal regulatory agencies to review existing regulations “that may be outmoded, ineffective, insufficient, or excessively burdensome,…

Strengthening the National Competition Authorities with more effective enforcement powers: a European public consultation is now open

A correct and effective implementation of the antitrust rules by the National Competition Authorities (NCAs) represents a key lever for the Commission to pursue its own competition policies. It has long been engaged in promoting…

Research Note. Bureaucratic structure, regulatory quality, and entrepreneurship in a comparative perspective: cross-sectional and panel data evidence

Research note by Marina Nistotskaya Puzzle. It is a commonly held view that vibrant entrepreneurship lies at the root of economic development. International organizations, such as the World Bank and EU, and governments at all…