The Administrative Conference and Empirical Research
Richard J. Pierce Jr.
George Washington University Law School
GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-19
GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-19
In this contribution to a symposium on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Administrative Conference of the United States, Professor Pierce describes the many ways in which ACUS has contributed to empiricism in administrative law scholarship. He then illustrates the value of empirical research by describing the studies that have found that notice and comment rulemaking is systemically biased in favor of regulated firms.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 12
Keywords: administrative law
Date posted: May 17, 2014