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Locating the Boundaries: The Scope of Congress's Power to Regulate Commerce

@article{Bork2002LocatingTB,
  title={Locating the Boundaries: The Scope of Congress's Power to Regulate Commerce},
  author={R. Bork and D. Troy},
  journal={Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy},
  year={2002},
  volume={25},
  pages={849}
}
  • R. Bork, D. Troy
  • Published 2002
  • Economics
  • Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy
The Congress shall have Power ... To regulate Commerce ... among the several States. --U.S. Constitution, Art. I, [section] 8, cl. 3 I. INTRODUCTION In the wake of the American Revolution, neither the Continental Congress nor the States acting on their own could respond effectively to the external and internal trade disputes that threatened the new country's prosperity and peace. "It may be doubted," wrote Chief Justice John Marshall, "whether any of the evils proceeding from the feebleness of… Expand