RTP's Fourth Branch Podcast

By The Federalist Society

The Regulatory Transparency Project is a nonprofit, nonpartisan effort dedicated to fostering discussion and a better understanding of regulatory policies.On RTP’s Fourth Branch Podcast, leading experts discuss the pros and cons of government regulations and explain how they affect everyday life for Americans.

  1. 1.
    Deep Dive 170 – Engine of Inequality: The Fed and the Future of Wealth in America
    1:00:12
  2. 2.
    Deep Dive 169 – Courthouse Steps Oral Argument: Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid
    28:14
  3. 3.
    Deep Dive 168 – Deepfakes: What, If Anything, Should Policymakers Do?
    1:00:39
  4. 4.
    Deep Dive 167 – Courthouse Steps Oral Argument: United States v. Arthrex Inc.
    58:49
  5. 5.
    Deep Dive 166 – The CFPB Taskforce Report on Federal Consumer Financial Law
    1:06:43
  6. 6.
    Deep Dive 165 – Fireside Chat on the State of the FTC with Bilal Sayyed
    1:08:13
  7. 7.
    Deep Dive 164 – How Will the Biden Administration Handle China's Intellectual Property Practices?
    1:03:42
  8. 8.
    Deep Dive 163 – Shapers of Cyber Speech: Silicon Valley and American Discourse
    1:03:10
  1. 9.
    Explainer 23 – Why Did Texas Lose Power?
    35:51
  2. 10.
    Deep Dive 162 – Is Common Carrier the Solution to Social-Media Censorship?
    1:04:19
  3. 11.
    Explainer 22 – Senator Klobuchar's Antitrust Bill
    28:24
  4. 12.
    Deep Dive 161 – Congressional Review Act: First Branch Gets the Last Word
    54:06
  5. 13.
    Deep Dive 160 – The Myths and Facts Regarding the EPA’s Benefit-Cost Analysis and Science Transparency Rules
    55:39
  6. 14.
    Deep Dive 159 – Countering the Politicization of Financial Services: Is the Cure Worse than the Disease?
    57:55
  7. 15.
    Deep Dive 158 – Courthouse Steps Oral Arguments: AMG Capital Management v. FTC
    57:04
  8. 16.
    Deep Dive 157 – Regulating Land Use During a Pandemic
    1:00:03
  9. 17.
    Deep Dive 156 – Incentivizing Drug Development: Patents or Prizes?
    52:30
  10. 18.
    Deep Dive 155 – International Reference Pricing and Negotiation: Yes or No?
    59:21
  11. 19.
    Deep Dive 154 – Tech Policy Under the Biden Administration and 117th Congress
    57:39
  12. 20.
    Deep Dive 153 – Reboot Conversations: The Future of Drone Policy
    57:52
  13. 21.
    Explainer 21 – How is Insurance Regulated?
    16:30
  14. 22.
    Deep Dive 152 – COVID-19 Regulatory Waivers and Suspensions: What Will the Biden Administration Do?
    59:52
  15. 23.
    Deep Dive 151 – Public Input in Agency Rulemaking
    1:07:51
  16. 24.
    Tech Roundup 12 – Airspace and Drone Regulations
    19:49
  17. 25.
    Deep Dive 150 – Regulating Business in the Age of COVID-19
    58:16
  18. 26.
    Explainer 20 – COVID-19 Vaccine Approval and Distribution
    22:11
  19. 27.
    Deep Dive 149 – A Conversation with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai
    35:10
  20. 28.
    Deep Dive 148 – Civil Liberties and COVID-19 Shelter in Place Orders
    1:03:55
  21. 29.
    Explainer 19 – The Burden of Proof in Competition Law
    16:32
  22. 30.
    Deep Dive 147 – The State of State Data Privacy Laws Post-2020 Election
    57:08
  23. 31.
    Deep Dive 146 – Fireside Chat with FTC Commissioner Noah Phillips
    59:23
  24. 32.
    Explainer 18 – Driverless Cars: Balancing Safety and Innovation
    17:54
  25. 33.
    Deep Dive 145 – The True Extent of Executive Power
    59:08
  26. 34.
    Deep Dive 144 – United States v. Google: Examining the Historic Antitrust Case Against Big Tech
    1:00:42
  27. 35.
    Deep Dive 134 – Pandemic & Patents: Do Patents Help or Hinder Medical Innovation?
    1:01:58
  28. 36.
    Deep Dive 142 – The United States-China Relationship and Intellectual Property
    1:07:20
  29. 37.
    Deep Dive 141 – Interoperability and Data Sharing: An Antitrust Remedy in Search of a Market Problem?
    1:12:48
  30. 38.
    Deep Dive 140 – It Can Be Done Live: The Future of Our Food
    1:11:44
  31. 39.
    Deep Dive 139 – Implications of Data Portability: A Consumer Protection Tool or Burden?
    59:34
  32. 40.
    Explainer 17 – A Big Week for Section 230
    26:10
  33. 41.
    Deep Dive 138 – It Can Be Done Live: The Future of Our Earth
    1:28:35
  34. 42.
    Deep Dive 137 – Antitrust Populism and the Conservative Movement
    1:03:11
  35. 43.
    Explainer 16 – An Update on Antitrust and Big Tech
    16:51
  36. 44.
    Deep Dive 136 – It Can Be Done Live: The Future of Our Health
    1:18:16
  37. 45.
    Deep Dive 135 – Evaluating the EPA’s Proposals to Retain the Existing Particulate Matter and Ozone Standards
    59:33
  38. 46.
    Deep Dive 134 – It Can Be Done Live: The Future of Our Seas
    1:32:04
  39. 47.
    Deep Dive 133 – Medicare for All? A National Single-Payer v. Private Payer Insurance Debate
    1:05:27
  40. 48.
    Deep Dive 132 – A Conversation with EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler: New Rule on Guidance Procedures and More
    57:59
  41. 49.
    Tech Roundup 11 – TikTok's Running Clock
    37:22
  42. 50.
    Deep Dive 131 – Free Speech in the Digital Era: Section 230 and the FCC
    58:04

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