Celebrating 10 Years at GW

A decade of improving policy through research, education, and outreach.

As the Fall 2019 semester drew to a close, the GW Regulatory Studies Center celebrated its 10th year as part of the GW community. This page has a commemorative video featuring Center staff and supporters over the years, and a series of videos and photos from our celebratory event!


A Decade of Making a Difference

Our sincerest thank you to the GW community, our contributors, and supporters who helped make the past decade possible for the GW Regulatory Studies Center students, faculty, and staff!

 

From Prohibition to Flying Cars: The History and Future of Regulation

On Tuesday, February 4th the GW Regulatory Studies Center hosted an exciting event with key thought leaders in public policy and academia to look back on the past century of regulatory policy and to speculate on what the next century might look like.

Download Event Brochure (PDF)


Opening Remarks

Cary Coglianese; Edward B. Shils Professor of Law and professor of political science at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he is also director of the Penn Program on Regulation.
Interviewed by Christopher Carrigan; Associate Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration at the George Washington University Trachtenberg School and Co-Director of the GW Regulatory Studies Center.


Photo of Cary Coglianese speaking at a podium.

Cary Coglianese

Edward B. Shils Professor of Law
University of Pennsylvania

"Ultimately, people make the decisions about when and how to regulate."


Photo of Bryce Chinault at the podium introducing Christopher Carrigan and Cary Coglianese seated on chairs on a stage.

Bryce Chinault welcoming the audience and introducing
Christopher Carrigan.

Photo of Christopher Carrigan speaking behind a podium.

Christopher Carrigan introducing Cary Coglianese.

Photo of Cary Coglianese speaking from behind a podium

Cary Coglianese providing keynote remarks.

Photo of Christopher Carrigan holding a microphone as he interviews Cary Coglianese.

Christopher Carrigan interviewing Cary Coglianese.

Photo of Christopher Carrigan and Cary Coglianese shaking hands on stage.

Christopher Carrigan and Cary Coglianese concluding the first part of our event.


Panel One: Regulatory Lessons from the Last Century 

Featuring:

  • Sally Katzen; Professor of Practice and Distinguished Scholar in Residence at NYU Law.
  • Richard J. Pierece, Jr.; Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law at GW Law.
  • Susan E. Dudley; Distinguished professor of practice in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration at GW.
  • Jerry Ellig; Research Professor at the GW Regulatory Studies Center.
  • Moderated by Shawne McGibbon; General Counsel for the Administrative Conference of the United States.

Photo of Shawne McGibbon seated on stage.

Shawne McGibbon moderating the first panel.

Photo of Sally Katzen speaking at the podium.

Sally Katzen speaking at the podium.

Photo of Richard Pierce speaking at the podium.

Richard Pierce speaking at the podium.

Photo of Susan Dudley speaking at the podium.

Susan Dudley speaking at the podium.

Photo of Jerry Ellig speaking at the podium.

Jerry Ellig speaking at the podium.


Keynote Speaker

Senator James Lankford (R-Oklahoma)
Introduced by Robert H. Miller; Vice President for Research at the George Washington University.

*Note: Senator Tom Carper (D-Delaware) was unable to participate due to changes in the Congressional schedule.

Photo of Robert Miller speaking at a podium.

Robert Miller introducing Senator James Lankford.

Photo of Senator James Lankford speaking from a podium.

Senator James Lankford providing keynote remarks.

Photo of Bryce Chinault and Senator James Lankford shaking hands.

Bryce Chinault thanking Senator James Lankford after his keynote remarks.

Photo of Susan Dudley, Robert Miller, and Senator James Lankford speaking to one another.

Susan Dudley, Robert Miller, and Senator James Lankford speaking outside of the event.

Photo of Robert Miller, Senator James Lankford, and Susan Dudley.

Robert Miller, Senator James Lankford, and Susan Dudley outside of the event.


Photo of Senator James Lankford.

Senator James Lankford

United States Senator (R-OK)

"If we're going to get to flying cars we need a good, predictable regulatory system."



Panel Two: Opportunities and Challenges in the Century Ahead

Featuring:

  • Sarah A. Binder; Professor of political science at GW's Columbian College of Arts and Science.
  • Remington A. Gregg; Counsel for Civil Justice and Consumer Rights at Public Citizen.
  • Andrew W. Torrance; Paul E. Wilson Distinguished Professor of Law at Kansas Law.
  • Moderated by Bridget C.E. Dooling; Research Professor at the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Photo of Bridget Dooling speaking at the podium.

Bridget Dooling introducing the topics for the second panel.

Photo of Sarah Binder speaking at the podium.

Sarah Binder speaking at the podium.

Photo of Remington Gregg speaking at the podium.

Remington Gregg speaking at the podium.

Photo of Andrew Torrance speaking at the podium.

Andrew Torrance speaking at the podium.

Photo of Bridget Dooling speaking with Sarah Binder, Remington Gregg, and Andrew Torrance while seated on stage.

Bridget Dooling leading the discussion following the panelists' opening remarks.