Q&A with Cass Sunstein
Cass Sunstein talked about his new book, Why Nudge?: The Politics of Libertarian Paternalism, and the controversy over his nomination as the administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA). Mr. Sunstein spoke about his experience as the Administrator and the narrow margin of victory in his confirmation vote in the Senate. He also spoke about some of his other books, as well as his philosophy on the First Amendment and censorship. In addition, Mr. Sunstein talked about why he was not in favor of impeachment for President Bill Clinton or George W. Bush, and described his friendship with President Barack Obama, and offers his opinion on Obama’s record of transparency. close
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Cass R. Sunstein Professor Harvard Law School
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