Thursday, April 19, 2007
Posted by D. Daniel Sokol
The AEI-Brookings Joint Center has what looks to be a very interesting event (details here) on the role of competition in government regulation on Tuesday, May 15, 2007.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
Welcome: Robert Hahn,
Introduction: Deborah Platt Majoras, FTC
Panel I: How Can Agencies Foster Competition in Their Industries?
Paul Atkins, SEC
Sean Ennis, OECD
Daniel Meron, Department of Health & Human Services
Charles Nottingham, Surface Transportation Board
Panel II: Identifying Abuses of the Regulatory Process by Firms That Wish to Harm Their Competitors
Marc Kesselman, USDA
Brian Mannix, EPA
Jeffrey Rosen, OMB
Todd Zywicki, GMU
Thomas O. Barnett, DOJ
Panel III: Where Should We Go from Here?
Dennis Carlton, DOJ
William Kovacic, FTC
Timothy Muris, GMU
Robert Pitofsky, Arnold & Porter LLP