Edward B. Shils Professor of Law and Professor of Political Science
Director, Penn Program on Regulation
Cary Coglianese is the Edward B. Shils Professor of Law and Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania, where he currently serves as the director of the Penn Program on Regulation and has served as the law school’s Deputy Dean for Academic Affairs. He specializes in the study of regulation and regulatory processes, with an emphasis on the empirical evaluation of alternative regulatory strategies and the role of public participation, negotiation, and business-government relations in policy making. He has published widely on a variety of regulatory issues, including the uses of information technology in the regulatory process. His most recent books include Regulatory Breakdown: The Crisis of Confidence in U.S. Regulation, Import Safety: Regulatory Governance in the Global Economy, and Regulation and Regulatory Processes.