Organizer: Mercatus Center. The start of a new administration will offer the nation’s next president the opportunity to put his stamp on regulation and the regulatory process. Every president in the last generation has modified the way the federal government utilizes regulation as a tool to solve problems that all Americans care about, including a healthy environment, stable financial markets, safe consumer goods, and workplace health and safety. Though the goal of regulation remains the same, today the regulatory process is confronted with a rapidly-changing world and a globally integrated society. Currently regulators face fragile financial markets, new technologies and interdependent economies. In order for regulation to remain ahead of the curve it must adjust to the advancing world, but what does this look like?
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