Editor’s Note: The most crucial regulatory reform is a Regulatory Budget.
Date: Thursday, April 28, 2016
Location: The U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Information, investment and innovation are the engines of economic growth in the 21st century. Yet regulatory accumulation and outdated regulatory processes are preventing both the private and public sectors from effectively using the three “I’s” to solve problems and grow the economy.
This program will examine the effects that current regulatory practices have on economic growth and problem-solving, as well as the types of regulatory reforms that can unleash new potential for healthier, safer and more prosperous communities.
8:00 – 8:45 AM
Coffee, Pastries & Registration
8:45 – 9:00 AM
Richard Williams, Ph.D., Director of the Regulatory Studies Program, Mercatus Center
9:00 – 9:15 AM
Opening Keynote Address
The Honorable Bob Goodlatte, Chairman, House Committee on the Judiciary