by Chidem Kurdas
Cass Sunstein, the White House regulatory affairs chief, is going back to academia. It is not clear why he chose this particular time to return to Harvard Law School, leaving behind what looked like an experiment to implement the notions he advocated.
Has he made a difference as federal overseer of rulemaking? The record is at best mixed, at worst a prime example of how academic ideas can enable political hypocrisy. Continue reading