Cost-Benefit Analysis Reform


Cost-Benefit Analysis as a Failure to Learn from the Past.” The Journal of Private Enterprise Vol. 35, No. 1 (2020): 105-113.

The Mighty Waves of Regulatory Reform: Regulatory Budgets and the Future of Cost-Benefit Analysis,” Business, Entrepreneurship & Tax Law Review Vol. 3, No. 2 (2019): 206-223.

Make Benefit-Cost Analysis Meaningful
The Regulatory Review
January 8, 2019

Kenneth Arrow and the Odd Form of Dictatorship He Helped Create
American Institute for Economic Research
February 23, 2020

Even Economists Lie to Themselves
Foundation for Economic Education
July 11, 2019

Take the Religion out of Regulation
The Hill
February 19, 2019


The Unsettled Matter of Discounting the Future.” Mercatus Center Symposium (2018).

Toward an Improved OMB Annual Report on Federal Regulations,” Regulation, Winter 2019-2020 (w/ Richard Williams).

OIRA Should Stop Calling a Tail a Leg
The Bridge
August 26, 2019

The Trust Fund Theory of Regulation
The Hill
November 12, 2018


Rethinking the Value of Life: A Critical Appraisal of the Value of a Statistical LifeCenter for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University January, 2020

Why Economists Measure Human Lives in Dollars
Politico Magazine w/ Michael Kotrous
April 2, 2020

When Economics Abandons Common Sense
The Bridge w/ Hayden Warlick
April 6, 2020

Rethinking the Value of a Statistical Life
The Regulatory Review
February 10, 2020

The Myopic Short Termism of the Value of a Statistical Life
The Regulatory Review
March 17, 2020

Putting the Horse Before the Cart in Cost-Benefit Analysis
The Regulatory Review
March 17, 2020

The Value of a Statistical Life is Not Efficient
The Regulatory Review
March 17, 2020

The Bias of “Value of a Statistical Life” Measurements
June 20, 2020