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Repost from Regulatory Studies Center. Regulatory Pay as you Go: Lessons from Other Countries

Regulatory Pay as you Go: Lessons from Other Countries, by Ana Maria Zarate Moreno. Original source: Regulatory Studies Center Reducing the regulatory burden borne by businesses and citizens is a central objective of governments all over…

Five years of Impact Assessment in Sweden: A Tale of Limited Improvement

The Report of the Swedish Better Regulation Council “2015. Final Report 2009-2014” summarizes the six years in which the Council has operated in the form of a committee of inquiry. The Council’s main task has been…

How to Improve Retrospective Review of Regulations: EPA Launches a Consultation

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is requesting public input on the agency’s periodic retrospective review of its regulations. Executive Order 13563, “Improving Regulation and Regulatory Review,” and Executive Order 13610, “Identifying and Reducing Regulatory Burdens,” call on all…

Toward a 21st Century Regulatory System: Debating Better Regulation at the US Senate

On February 25, 2015, the United States Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs held a hearings on “21st-Century Regulatory System”. Four witnesses were audited: Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President of the American Action Forum; Jerry…