The Many Uses of Regulatory Impact Assessment : a Meta-analysis of Eu and Uk Cases

  title={The Many Uses of Regulatory Impact Assessment : a Meta-analysis of Eu and Uk Cases},
  author={Claire A. Dunlop and Martino Maggetti and Claudio M. Radaelli and Duncan Russel},
Studies concerned with regulation and governance have recently crossed paths with the literature on policy instruments. One insight from the combination of these two strands is that policy instruments contain cognitive and normative beliefs about policy. Thus their usage stacks the deck in favour of one type of actor or one type of regulatory solution. In this article, we challenge the assumption that there is a pre-determined relationship between ideas, regulatory policy instruments and… CONTINUE READING


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