A new day for regulations?

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by Shawn Regan

"While Obama calls for a review and rollback of inefficient regulations, the fact remains that his administration has a record number of new major rules -- with an economic impact of more than $100 million -- in the pipeline, waiting to become final. This follows a sharp increase in pages of Federal Register rules that, while surely bringing benefits somewhere to someone, will come at a cost to American businesses and citizens."

- PERC senior fellow Bruce Yandle in today's AOL News.

Shawn Regan is the Director of Publications and a Research Fellow at PERC. He holds a M.S. in Applied Economics from Montana State University and degrees in economics and environmental science from Berry College. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Quartz, High Country News, Reason, Regulation, Grist, and Distinctly Montana. Shawn...
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