Tag: cost of government regulations
How Costly Are Your State’s Regulations?

Government regulations can be very costly in terms of both time and money. Though we often focus on what means in terms of federal regulations, the U.S. government isn’t the only entity generating rules that can burden individual Americans and businesses without necessarily providing any positive benefit for them. State governments also impose regulations...
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U. S. Defense Contractor Shows How Government Regulation Can Lead to Price Gouging

Government regulation contributes to stifling effective competition in the free market which leads to price gouging and excessive inflation.

Mining Regulations Hamper Access to America’s Own Rare Earth Metals and Minerals

Trump’s legislation will offset the regulatory barriers but will likely incite retaliation from our trading partners.

Is the Largest Cost of Federal Regulation Not Measured? Insights from the (Growing) Wells Fargo Bank Scandal

A widely-cited study by W. Mark Crain and Nicole V. Crain estimates the cost of complying with U.S. government regulations at a staggering $2 trillion per year, an amount equal to 12 percent of gross domestic product. Annual compliance costs average about $10,000 per employee. Businesses in the service sector shoulder the biggest burden...
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