My job at the LSE, in a nutshell

My position at the LSE is part of a collaboration between the LSE’s Centre for Analysis of Risk and Regulation (CARR) and the United Kingdom’s Food Standards Agency (FSA). I undertake research projects to support the FSA’s goals and, in the process, increase my academic understanding of how regulatory organisations do what they do. More…

Leaders matter!

Regulatory agencies nowadays are supposed to have a certain degree of independence… Slo’s article touches on the matter of independence, from an exciting angle…

Christmas, Brexit, regulation, and how ‘good’ and ‘bad’ uncertainty is fundamentally the same

As a child, during the Christmas season, gifts greatly determined the activities for the holidays. If the gift was a soccer ball, one spent the holidays playing football. If the gift was a remote control car, one spent the holidays driving that car up and down the street. In my case, my parents never told…