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Ten Things You Need to Know about Regulation and Never Wanted to Ask

Australian National University. Regulatory Institutions Network; Braithwaite, Valerie


For most people, “to regulate” means to control or direct others by rules, standards or principles. The term can carry negative baggage, particularly when attached to government. Rightly or wrongly, government regulation on occasion connotes authority “making” people do things they would not otherwise do, and generally interfering in people’s lives in intrusive and wasteful ways. Taxation is a field of government regulation that has attracted such criticism, particularly amongst small...[Show more]

CollectionsANU School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet)
Type: Working/Technical Paper
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