Tag Archives: regulatory agency

Literature Bulletin: Political Science Publications, no. 2 (First Quarter 2015)

Symposia and Special Issues Symposium on Policy Evaluation in the EU, European Journal of Risk Regulation, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 3-110. Articles Oversight and independence of regulatory agencies Fernandez-i-Marin, X., J. Jordana and A.C.…

Review. How does the White House Respond to Agency Initiatives?

Screening and Vetting as Alternative Modes of Reactive Oversight W.F. West. 2015. The Administrative Presidency as Reactive Oversight: Implications for Positive and Normative Theory, Public Administration Review, Advance Online Publication. Available evidence suggests that proactive…

Cost-Benefit Analysis for Financial Regulation: A Debate on the Yale Law Journal

An article by John Coates IV on the Yale Law Journal calls into question the efforts to impose judicially reviewed, quantified Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) on independent financial agencies in the context of the sweeping regulatory…

Research note. Agency Avoidance of Rulemaking Procedures (Administrative Law Review, Forthcoming)

Research note by Connor Raso on Agency Avoidance of Rulemaking Procedures Virtually all scholarship on rulemaking in the United States focuses on rules that were subjected to notice-and-comment under the Administrative Procedure Act (APA). Yet U.S.…

Research Note. Regulatory Agencies between Legal Independence and Party Politics

Research note on: Laurenz Ennser-Jedenastik (2014), Do parties matter in delegation? Partisan preferences and the creation of regulatory agencies in Europe, Regulation & Governance. doi: 10.1111/rego.12072 Laurenz Ennser-Jedenastik (2014), Credibility Versus Control: Agency Independence and…

Miroslava Scholten, The Political Accountability of EU and US Independent Regulatory Agencies

Research note on the PhD project conducted by Miroslava Scholten (defended 3 April 2014, Maastricht University) on the topic of The Political Accountability of EU and US Independent Regulatory Agencies. By Miroslava Scholten A general setting In…