"Thus, Americans are taking a double hit on dairy," says regulations expert Diane Katz. "Tax revenues are used to subsidize producers, and production limits raise the cost of products."
FEULNER: Growing funds for farms →
"In many cases," writes Ms. Katz, "efficiency standards increase the price of appliances by more than consumers will recoup from the energy savings."
FEULNER: Taming the regulatory tax monster →