Regulatory Moneyball: Lessons from the Obama Administration

A lecture by Cass R. Sunstein, Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, and former head of the White House of Information and regulatory affairs.

Thursday, December 06, 2012
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Luskin School of Public Affairs

Reception: 5:00 p.m. - 6 p.m.
     Luskin School of Public Affairs, Third Floor Patio

Lecture:      6:00 p.m. - 7 p.m.
     Luskin School of Public Affairs, Second floor, Room 2355

One of America's leading public intellectuals and an advisor to President Obama, Cass R. Sunstein recently served as Administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, within the Office of Management and Budget.  In this position, he influenced the design and development of federal regulations. Professor Sunstein will present his approach to regulatory policymaking and share his experience in the White House.  As the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, he has authored over 36 books, including "Nudge," (with Richard H. Thaler), "Worst-Case Scenarios," and "Republic.com 2.0."  His research and teaching interests include administrative law, environmental law, welfare law, jurisprudence, and constitutional law. 

Presented by the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation, UCLA Anderson School of Management and the Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment at the UCLA School of Law. Lecture is open to faculty, staff, and students with registration.

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Sponsor(s): Anderson School of Management, Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment, Luskin Center for Innovation, Luskin School of Public Affairs