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Responsive regulation : transcending the deregulation debate

Author: Ian Ayres; John Braithwaite
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Series: Oxford socio-legal studies.
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This book transcends current debate on government regulation by lucidly outlining how regulations can be a fruitful combination of persuasion and sanctions. The regulation of business by the United States government is often ineffective despite being more adversarial in tone than in other nations. The authors draw on both empirical studies of regulation from around the world and modern game theory to illustrate  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ayres, Ian.
Responsive regulation.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1992
(DLC) 91017131
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Ayres; John Braithwaite
ISBN: 0195070704 9780195070705 1423737105 9781423737100 1601298374 9781601298379 9780195361292 0195361296 9786610441105 6610441103 1602560226 9781602560222 1280441100 9781280441103
OCLC Number: 70754979
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 205 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: 1. The Politics of an Idea; 2. The Benign Big Gun; 3. Tripartism; 4. Enforced Self-Regulation; 5. Partial-Industry Intervention; 6. Delegation and Participation in a Responsive Regulatory order; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z.
Series Title: Oxford socio-legal studies.
Responsibility: Ian Ayres, John Braithwaite.
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Drawing on empirical studies from the USA, the UK and Australia, this study explores the process of governmental deregulation. It attempts to transcend the current debates between those in favour of  Read more...


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'A number of original insights...theoretically grounded, yet contains many descriptive examples' Michael D. Reagan, University of California, Riverside'

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