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Government Regulators Are Unregulated

Government Regulators Are Unregulated by Howard Baetjer Jr. – Foundation For Economic Education There Is a Better Way: Regulation by Market Forces In “There’s No Such Thing as an Unregulated Market,” I claimed that regulation by market forces works better […]

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How The FDA Is Helping Big Tobacco And Encouraging Teen Smoking

How The FDA Is Helping Big Tobacco And Encouraging Teen Smoking by Jonathan H. Adler, Foundation For Economic Education Not-so-Unintended Consequences Today, the Food and Drug Administration finalized regulations asserting regulatory authority over e-cigarettes and various tobacco products, such as […]

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FDA Will Now Regulate E-Cigarettes

Authorities in the U.S. have said that they will now regulate e-cigarettes. You may have noticed people wandering around enveloped in thick clouds of smoke, puffing on what looks like a pen. For the uninitiated, these are devices used by […]

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USDA Has No Interest In Regulating GMO Mushroom

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has decided that a white button mushroom that was genetically modified to eliminate browning is not subject to regulation from the department as no foreign DNA was added to the product but was […]

The FDA and Martin Shkreli Sunken Treasure

The FDA and Martin Shkreli Sunken Treasure

The FDA and Martin Shkreli Sunken Treasure “There’s a lot of money lying around on the sea bottom,” said Terry Armstrong, a Merritt Island treasure hunter who wrote two books on historic shipwrecks. That sentiment undoubtedly drives some to invest […]