Responsive regulation:achieving the right balance between persuasion and penalisation
AbstractThis paper not only considers the regulatory challenges faced by regulators, but also the potential of responsive regulation and particularly meta regulation to address these challenges. It explores developments which have necessitated a change from the traditional form of regulation, that is, command and control regulation to more responsive hybrids of regulation. Even though traditional regulation has its advantages, its inability to address the demands of changing business environments has resulted in the adoption of more flexible forms of regulation such as risk based regulation and responsive regulation. Whilst the potential of responsive regulation is considered, the complexities and challenges faced by the regulator in identifying and assessing risk, solutions aimed at countering problems of risk regulation, along with the problems arising from different perceptions of risk will be addressed only briefly.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 15543.
Date of creation: Mar 2009
Date of revision: Jun 2009
meta; responsive; risk; regulation; bank;
Other versions of this item:
- Ojo, Marianne, 2009. "Responsive Regulation: Achieving the Right Balance Between Persuasion and Penalisation," MPRA Paper 14170, University Library of Munich, Germany.
- K2 - Law and Economics - - Regulation and Business Law
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