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- The re-regulation of business. Weidenbaum, Murray // Corporate Board;Jul/Aug91, Vol. 12 Issue 69, p4
Makes observations on the impact of federal government re-regulation on business enterprises in the United States. Cost implications on taxpayers; Political payoffs of regulation for politicians; Criticisms on needless regulations in the Clean Air Act; Patterns of reaction of businesses to...
- THE REGULATION OF ENTRY. Djankov, Simeon; La Porta, Rafael; Lopez-De-Silanes, Florencio; Shleifer, Andrei // Quarterly Journal of Economics;Feb2002, Vol. 117 Issue 1, p1
We present new data on the regulation of entry of start-up firms in 85 countries. The data cover the number of procedures, official time, and official cost that a start-up must bear before it can operate legally. The official costs of entry are extremely high in most countries. Countries with...
- Russian Buyers Must Prepay. // World Trade;Sep99, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p20
Explains how business enterprises in Russia will be affected by the drive of the government to reduce the illegal transfer of money out of the country. How importers can conduct their business.
- Free & Easy Trade. // Time;
The article reports on the trading policies of Japan and Hong Kong, China. It notes that the Japanese Ministry of International Trade and Industry would free 70% of its imports from trade restrictions by April 1961 due to the warnings of retaliation from the U.S. It also mentions that the Hong...
- New law punishes U.S. more than Cuba. Herrera, George // Crain's Detroit Business;8/05/96, Vol. 12 Issue 32, p11
Comments on the legislation that would punish foreign nationals who do business with Cuba. Purpose of the law; Conflicts with rules established by international trade pacts.
- For business, the focus will be on the West on Nov. 4. Keating, Raymond // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);9/19/2008, Vol. 55 Issue 46, p17A
The author reflects on several proposed measures that would have positive and negative impact on the businesses in the U.S. He cites the three ballot measures in Arizona that would be clear positives for business, as well as the Prop 105 that would make it difficult for lawmakers to impose new...
- Business coalition gets victory, eyes more on new rule. Tiron, Roxana // Hill;12/10/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 133, p20
The article reports on the victory of U.S. business coalition against Department of homeland Security on the battle over inter-agency rule and it expectations on new import trade regulations.
- The Impact of Regulation on Technical Change. Granderson, Gerald // Southern Economic Journal;Apr99, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p807
Examines the impact of regulation on a firm's choice of innovations and on the rate of technical change. Utility of regulated and unregulated cost-minimizing input shares in examining the impacts of regulation; Factors considered by firms in choosing the technology to adopt; Relationship...
- Ethics awards also honors the IFFY companies. Pangburn, Joe // Inside Tucson Business;5/7/2007, Vol. 16 Issue 48, p6
The article reports that Lesley Fair, a senior attorney for the Federal Trade Commission, also honored the iffy awards to some companies during the annual Ethics Award in the Better Business Bureau of Southern Arizona. Included in the list are Xanadrine, Cortislim, and TrimSpa for their claims...