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Regulation and Its Reform

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674753761

Publication Date: 01/01/1984


486 pages

6 x 9 inches

11 line illustrations, 17 tables

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An excellent summary of regulatory practice and policy… It tells us how regulation works, when it fails, where it should be changed, and what to do to change it.American Political Science Review

The theories developed in this book undergird many of the deregulation reforms achieved over the past five years. They will have an even greater influence on the direction of regulation in the decade to come.—Lloyd N. Cutler

This is an ambitious, impressive, and, I think, important book.—Alfred E. Kahn

A book of central importance in the growing national debate over government regulation…that more than any other, is likely to shape the future course of the issue in the 1980s.—Senator Edward M. Kennedy

A solid contribution to the reform of regulation, approaching the subject with the incisiveness, lucidness, and logical thinking which is a Breyer hallmark.—Senator Paul Laxalt

A superb text for instructing law students on the practical context of administrative law.—Louis B. Schwartz

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