Nanotechnology and Regulatory Policy: Three Futures
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 17, p. 179, 2003
This Article outlines the basic characteristics of nanotechnology as it is currently understood and will briefly describe some of the technical - and social - consequences likely to arise as nanotechnology matures. Next, it examines three potential approaches for regulating nanotechnology and the likely consequences of each. The Article concludes with suggestions for further study, as well as a list of "dos" and "don'ts" for regulating nanotechnology.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 32
Keywords: nanotechnology, biotechnology, reynolds, foresignt
Date posted: February 13, 2007