RegData 2.2, 1975-2014

  • Industries Covered: NAICS 2, 3, and 4-digit industries and BEA variant
  • Years Covered: 1975-2014
  • Summary Extracts:
  • Full Datasets:
    • RegData 2_2.zip: The full RegData 2.2 dataset including associated public laws. This dataset only contains industries with high-quality classifiers. See the Readme for further information.
    • RegData2_2_unfiltered.zip: The full RegData 2.2 dataset including associated public laws. This dataset contains all trainable industries regardless of classification score. See the Readme for further information.
  • Citation: Al-Ubaydli, O. and McLaughlin, P.A. (2015) “RegData: A numerical database on industry-specific regulations for all United States industries and federal regulations, 1997-2012.” Regulation & Governance, doi: 10.1111/rego.12107.

RegData 2.1, 1975-2013

  • Industries Covered: NAICS 3-digit industries
  • Years Covered: 1975-2013
  • Full Datasets: RegData 2_1.zip: The full RegData 2.1 dataset, including associated public laws.
  • Citation: Al-Ubaydli, O. and McLaughlin, P.A. (2015) “RegData: A numerical database on industry-specific regulations for all United States industries and federal regulations, 1997-2012.” Regulation & Governance, doi: 10.1111/rego.12107.

RegData 2.0, 1997-2012

  • Industries Covered: NAICS 2, 3, and 4-digit industries
  • Years Covered: 1975-2013
  • Full Datasets: RegData 2.0.zip. RegData 2.0 includes restriction counts and word counts for 2-digit, 3-digit, and 4-digit industries by regulator from 1997 to 2012. RegData 2.0 scores industry relevance by the frequency of industry-specific search terms.
  • Citation: Al-Ubaydli, O. and McLaughlin, P.A. (2015) “RegData: A numerical database on industry-specific regulations for all United States industries and federal regulations, 1997-2012.” Regulation & Governance, doi: 10.1111/rego.12107.