[Fourth Branch] Incentives for Regulators?

How do individual regulators operate within agencies to create and maintain regulations? Are regulators incentivized to pursue policy goals defined by Congress, their own policy preferences, or other factors? How does the regulatory institution itself contribute to policy goals? George J. Terwilliger, III examines these questions.

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As always, the Federalist Society takes no position on particular legal or public policy issues; all expressions of opinion are those of the speaker.

Differing Views:

RTP Paper: Government Regulation: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Free Lunch Podcast: Bureaucracy in America

“Regulation, employment, and the economy”

“Deference Meets Delegation: Which is the Most Dangerous Branch?”



George J. Terwilliger, III
Partner, McGuirewoods, LLP


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