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[Scholarship] New Articles on Administrative Law & Regulation (15th installment)

Accountability & Decision-making Processes

Lisa Heinzerling, Inside EPA: A Former Insider's Reflections on the Relationship between the Obama EPA and the Obama White House (June 2013) [SSRN]  

Mark Fenster, The Transparency Fix: Advocating Legal Rights and Their Alternatives in the Pursuit of A Visible State, 73 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 443 (2012) [Westlaw


Executive Department 

Sidney A. Shapiro, Why Administrative Law Misunderstands How Government Works: The Missing Institutional Analysis (June 2013) [SSRN]  

Jason Marisam, Interagency Administration, 45 Ariz. St. L.J. 183 (2013) [Westlaw]  

Charles M. Lamb & Adam W. Nye, Do Presidents Control Bureaucracy? The Federal Housing Administration During the Truman-Eisenhower Era (May 2013) [SSRN]  


Legislation/Statutory Interpretation  

Victoria F. Nourse, Decision Theory and Babbitt v. Sweet Home: Skepticism About Norms, Discretion, and the Virtues of Purposivism (May 2013) [SSRN]  

Seth Barrett Tillman, Model Legislative Veto Act (May 2013) [SSRN]

Paul Stancil, Congressional Silence and the Statutory Interpretation Game, 54 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1251 (2013) [Westlaw]  

John Cannan, A Legislative History of the Affordable Care Act: How Legislative Procedure Shapes Legislative History, 105 Law Libr. J. 131 (2013) [Westlaw]


Administrative Law Theory  

Gillian E. Metzger, Administrative Constitutionalism (May 2013) [SSRN]


Administrative Independence 

Susan Block-Lieb, Accountability and the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (May 2013) [SSRN]  

Eric J. Mogilnicki & Melissa S. Malpass, The First Year of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: An Overview, 68 Bus. Law. 557 (2013) [Westlaw]  


Modes of Governance and Regulation 

Cass R. Sunstein, The Value of a Statistical Life: Some Clarifications and Puzzles (June 2013) [SSRN]

Susan E. Dudley, Applications of Behavioral Insights to Government Regulation (May 2013) [SSRN]

Cass R. Sunstein, Nonquantifiable (May 2013) [SSRN]

Edward L. Rubin, Bureaucratic Oppression: Its Causes and Cures, 90 Wash. U.L. Rev. 291 (2012) [Westlaw]  


Public Administration  

Anthony M. Bertelli, Dyana P. Mason, Jennifer M. Connolly & David A. Gastwirth, Measuring Agency Attributes with Attitudes Across Time: A Method and Examples Using Large-Scale Federal Surveys (June 2013) [SSRN]

Deborah Ann Blackman, Fiona Buick, Michael O'Donnell, Janine L. O'Flynn & Damian West, Strengthening the Peformance Framework: Towards a High Performing Australian Public Service (May 2013) [SSRN]

Lucica Matei & Corina Georgiana Lazar, Administrative Rationalization and Economic Performance in some South-Eastern European States (May 2013) [SSRN]


The Public/Private Divide  

Alfred C. Aman Jr., Globalization and the Privatization of Welfare Administration in Indiana (May 2013) [SSRN]  

Mariateresa Torchiaa, Andrea Calabròb & Michèle Mornerca, Public-Private Partnerships in the Health Care Sector: A systematic review of the literature, in: Public Management Review (May 2013) [Taylor & Francis Online]

Jonathan H. Marks, What's the Big Deal?: The Ethics of Public-Private Partnerships Related to Food and Health (May 2013) [SSRN]  


Environmental Law & Regulation

Jan H. Jans, Direct Reliance on the Aarhus Convention before Dutch Administrative Courts (May 2013) [SSRN]

Jeffrey G. Miller & Brooke S. Dorner, The Constitutionality of Citizen Suit Provisions in Federal Environmental Statutes, 27 J. Envtl. L. & Litig. 401 (2012) [Westlaw


Financial Regulation 

Kimberly D. Krawiec, Don't "Screw Joe the Plummer": The Sausage-Making of Financial Reform, 55 Ariz. L. Rev. 53 (2013) [Westlaw]

Jill E. Fisch, The Long Road Back: Business Roundtable and the Future of Sec Rulemaking, 36 Seattle U. L. Rev. 695 (2013) [Westlaw]