Going by the Book: The Problem of Regulatory Unreasonableness

Going by the Book: The Problem of Regulatory Unreasonableness

by Eugene Bardach, Robert A. Kagan
     
 
Bardach (public policy U.) Kagan (political science and law, both U. of California-Berkeley) explore the origins, nature, and consequences of what they see as mismatches between regulatory methods and the problems they aim to address. They focus on regulations designed to reduce hazards and harm. The 1982 edition was published by Temple University Press. Annotation c.

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Bardach (public policy U.) Kagan (political science and law, both U. of California-Berkeley) explore the origins, nature, and consequences of what they see as mismatches between regulatory methods and the problems they aim to address. They focus on regulations designed to reduce hazards and harm. The 1982 edition was published by Temple University Press. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Bardach (public policy U.) Kagan (political science and law, both U. of California-Berkeley) explore the origins, nature, and consequences of what they see as mismatches between regulatory methods and the problems they aim to address. They focus on regulations designed to reduce hazards and harm. The 1982 edition was published by Temple University Press. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
From the Publisher
"The most comprehensive book about how regulation is actually carried on, and the most enlightening about its policy dilemmas." —Aaron Wildavsky

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877222514
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1982
Pages:
375

Meet the Author

Eugene Bardach is professor of public policy at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of The Skill Factor in Politics, The Implementation Game, A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis, and most recently Getting Agencies to Work Together: The Practice and Theory of Managerial Craftsmanship.

Eugene Bardach is professor of public policy at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of The Skill Factor in Politics, The Implementation Game, A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis, and most recently Getting Agencies to Work Together: The Practice and Theory of Managerial Craftsmanship.

Robert A. Kagan is professor of political science and law at the University of California at Berkeley, and director of Berkeley's Center for the Study of Law and Society. His publications include Regulatory Justice, Going by the Book: The Problem of Regulatory Unreasonableness (with Eugene Bardach), and Regulatory Encounters.

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