About Regulation

Imagine how much easier your life and livelihood would be if you received immediately usable insights about regulatory polices from leading economists, policy analysts, and legal experts four times a year. That’s what Regulation offers. Since 1977 it has examined every market, from agriculture to health and transportation, and nearly every government intervention, from interstate commerce regulation to labor law and price controls.

Each issue’s articles are crafted by national authorities at the cutting edge of regulatory reform and are written in clear, unambiguous terms that can be immediately understood and applied to your individual needs. With contributions from the nation's top economists, policy analysts, and legal experts, Regulation guarantees the objective, in-depth analysis you need to stay on top of regulatory and economic policymaking in Washington, D.C.

About the Editors

Peter Van Doren is editor of Regulation and an expert in the regulation of housing, land, energy, the environment, transportation, and labor. He has taught at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs (Princeton University), the School of Organization and Management (Yale University), and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His writing has been published in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, Journal of Commerce, and the New York Post. Van Doren has also appeared on CNN, CNBC, Fox News Channel, and Voice of America.

Thomas A. Firey is managing editor of Regulation. He also is senior fellow for the Maryland Public Policy Institute. Before coming to Cato, Firey worked in both academia and journalism; he is a former college instructor of philosophy and newspaper reporter. Firey has published op-eds in such newspapers as The New York Times, the Washington Post, and USA Today.