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Charting Regulation in '95: Put on Your Lifejackets!

Fortnightly Magazine - November 15 1995

on the river, we cannot be lulled by perceptions of the past.

To maximize our chance of success, we must rig to flip, cinch up our life jackets, pull down the visors of our bleached river caps, squint to see the tell-tale wisps of jumping water on the river below, and concentrate on our vision: the clear waters of a marketplace with the best of competition and consumer protection. t

Bob Anderson is a commissioner at the Montana Public Service Commission and outgoing president of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners.

1 After solving the last geographic puzzle in the opening of the West by successfully descending the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, Powell went on to help found and later head the U.S. Geological Survey.


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