June 30, 2021
Regulations are hidden taxes, and this report shows how the regulatory state grew in 2020.
June 10, 2020
Federal regulations act as a hidden tax, often unnecessarily limiting individual freedom and hampering economic progress.
April 19, 2018
The cost of government extends beyond what the federal government collects in taxes and spends, too include trillions of dollars in environmental, safety and health, and economic regulations that affect the economy.
October 1, 2017
Under President Donald Trump new, large-scale regulation has largely stopped in 2017, and where it hasn’t, new costs are required to be offset.
December 15, 2016
CEI provides a list of executive actions the Trump Administration can take on day one to restore the rule of law and increase jobs as well as how Trump and Congress can work together to downsize agencies and eliminate unnecessary or even harmful programs.
October 2, 2014
The 2015 edition of the Competitive Enterprise Institute’s annual survey of federal regulatory costs, Tip of the Costberg, attempts to quantify the economic impact of government over-regulation by combining official government impact estimates with
September 2, 2014
Federal regulations need thorough review. They impose tremendous costs upon the economy. Under the Obama administration regulations the number and size of regulations are growing and expanding into ever more social and economic areas of life.
August 18, 2014
California’s ongoing water supply and access issues are the result of previously adopted infrastructure, property rights and economic growth policies.