Space 2.0 pp 169-180 | Cite as

Space 2.0 Economic, Business and Regulatory Issues

  • Joseph N. Pelton
Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)


Dr. John Logsdon, who directed the Space Policy Institute at George Washington University for many years, had a favorite saying when he lectured to the International Space University. This admonition was: “The regulators always win.”


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joseph N. Pelton
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  1. 1.International Association for the Advancement of Space SafetyArlingtonUSA

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