Business Regulation and Public Policy

The Costs and Benefits of Compliance

ISBN: 978-0-387-77677-4 (Print) 978-0-387-77678-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-36

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-10

    Historical Review: 1750–2000

  3. Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Reduction of Compliance Costs: An International Perspective

  4. Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Origin and Functionalities of Regulation

  5. Chapter

    Pages 1-17

    Techniques Available for Estimating the Impact of Regulations

  6. Chapter

    Pages 1-22

    SCM to Measure Compliance Costs

  7. Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    Tailoring Regulation to the Regulated: The U.S. Regulatory Flexibility Act

  8. Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    Tanzania and the Problem of the Missing Middle: A Regulatory Reform Case of the United Republic of Tanzania

  9. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Customized Regulations: How the Dutch Experienced the Reduction of the Burdens Imposed by Regulations

  10. Chapter

    Pages 1-9

    The New Rulemaking

  11. Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Standardization and Compliance Costs: Relevant Developments at EU Level

  12. Chapter

    Pages 1-11

    Regulatory Impact Analysis: Integrating Pro-growth Decisions into Public Policy in Developing Countries

  13. Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    Why Focus on Enterprises?

  14. Chapter

    Pages 1-19

    Compliance Costs and the Policy Process

  15. Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    How to Build Regulatory Reform and Regulatory Systems

  16. Chapter

    Pages 1-12

    Institutions for Better Regulation: The Example of the Netherlands, 2002–2007

  17. Chapter

    Pages 1-19

    We Need to Dig a New Suez Canal: How Can ICT Help Changing Compliance Costs in the Next 20 Years?

  18. Chapter

    Pages 1-19

    Macroeconomic Policies, Bureaucracy and Deregulation: The Choice of the Exchange Rate Regime

  19. Chapter

    Pages 1-32

    Development of an RIA Coordination System with a Focus on SME and Start-Ups

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 1-36