Recognizing that the current FTC leadership is not likely to withdraw its own Policy Statement, Bolema recommends a more permanent solution.
In this paper, CGO scholars argue that the conventional interpretation of Chenery II is a serious overreading of the Court’s decision.
Inflation is a top policy concern for Americans. Economist George Ford examines whether market concentration contributed to recent inflation.
Public Interest Comment on the FTC Trade Regulation Rule on Commercial Surveillance and Data Security
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) through this ANPRM is pursuing a topic of immense importance to the American public and economy.
We examine how Section 230 allows platforms to moderate content concerning health misinformation, hate speech, and child abuse materials.
Online content moderation debates involve a tension between assuming users' good faith and addressing bad faith contributions.
Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act governs the liability for online crimes among content creators, platforms, and services.
This policy paper examines conservation projects using crowdsourcing to determine if it is a useful tool for advancing conservation efforts.
Authors Joaquin Alfredo-Angel Rubalcaba, Jose R. Bucheli, and Camila Morales evaluate the labor supply behavior of US-born Hispanic youth.
In this paper, Todd Griffith examines what happened with manufacturing and productivity after Immigration Reform and Control Act took effect.
The Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service proposed a rule to rescind their 2020 habitat definition.
Companies hire workers outside the US for positions in the country. Omid Bagheri examines if immigrants are a cheaper workforce than natives.
In her analysis, author Chandrayee Chatterjee finds that the likelihood of being newly married decreased following Medicaid expansion.
This paper explores how reforming the U.S. tax code allows gig economy workers greater financial security through USAs.
National conversations about wealth inequality in the United States have led to proposals for a wealth tax. Learn more here.
In this paper, the authors test whether smaller refiners are actually hurt by the RFS. Learn more about the research here.
The US Postal Savings System and the Collapse of Building and Loan Associations during the Great Depression
In this working paper, authors explore how competition from the US Postal Savings System affected private financial institutions.
Jenkins, Dougher, and Garlick begin by examining how the maintenance backlog was created and why it has persisted over time.
This paper finds that a shortened settlement cycle leads to increased liquidity, particularly for more difficult-to-borrow securities.
In this paper, immigration scholars discuss points-based and merit-based immigration reform proposals before detailing their limitations.
This research explores the key issues underlying the VSL, including problems with the broader practice of monetizing nonmarket goods.
This Research in Focus summarizes the data and existing research on student debt and possible policy reforms.
This Research in Focus examines how income tax policy shapes incentives for innovation and entrepreneurship in the United States.
This paper explores housing affordability trends and policy interventions to enhance homeownership and housing accessibility.
This policy paper examines ongoing changes in the cost of attending college, and debt financing of college over the past few decades.
This paper examines the causes of inertia in health insurance by examining Covered California, the largest U.S. health insurance Marketplace.
This paper summarizes key findings from this literature and provides suggestions for how to increase resiliency in U.S. housing markets.
Monumental Debate – What Past Reforms of the Antiquities Act Can Teach Us about Current Controversies
Effective reforms limit executive power in designating national monuments, preserving valuable landscapes and artifacts on federal lands.
This policy paper reviews literature on executive discretion under the Antiquities Act. For more information, refer to the research.
The use of bots in the online ticket reselling space helps get tickets to those who value them most. See the public interest comment here.