6 Articles by: Thomas M. Hanna

Thomas M. Hanna is research director at the Democracy Collaborative and the author of Our Common Wealth: The Return of Public Ownership in the United States.

When Regulatory Capture Turns Sinister

You might not expect a novel about regulatory capture by private utility companies to be particularly compelling. But Peter and Sarah Lazare’s Testimony, a thriller about corporate power and government corruption in a state regulatory agency, is exactly that.