In 1996, a Democratic President, Bill Clinton, famously declared: “The era of big government is over.”
The question for U.S. policymakers
and legal scholars ever since has been: what is taking – indeed what should take – the place of the “command-and-control” post-New Deal regulatory state?
Assistant Professor Jason Solomon discusses two new books on the 21st-century regulatory state and what we can learn from them.
Solomon, Jason M., "Law and Governance in the 21st-century Regulatory State" (2007). Popular Media. Paper 3.