Summer 2011

Vol. 34 No. 2


From the Cover

Consumer Protection

  • CON Job

    State “certificate of necessity” laws protect firms, not consumers. By Timothy Sandefur PDF

Regulatory Reform

Health & Medicine

  • Optimal Weight

    Are government goals for reducing weight sensible? By Michael L. Marlow and Alden F. Shiers PDF



Banking & Finance

Corporate Governance

  • Will There Be Whistleblowers?

    Despite offers of substantial reward, the use of federal whistleblower programs is not high. By Denise Dickins and Jonathan L. Awner PDF

Briefly Noted

For the Record

In Review

Final Word