Democratizing the Administrative State
The Court's 1984 effort to democratize the administrative state has fallen far short of its potential because of temporal problems with the manner in which the Court applies the deference doctrines that lie at the core of the Court's democratization project. Professor Pierce urges adoption of four changes in doctrine that will create a more democratic and constitutionally legitimate administraive state.
Date of this Version
Richard James Pierce, "Democratizing the Administrative State" (March 1, 2006). bepress Legal Series. bepress Legal Series.Working Paper 1019.