Analysis

We dig in.

Federal policy development has grown more and more technical, specialized, and evidence based. Effective arguments to federal regulators require an understanding of an unfamiliar and often complex language. Don’t worry - we can translate for you. When agencies issue proposed rules or publish guidance documents on their websites, we provide our clients with a clear overview of what new policies mean, analyze their potential significance and craft alternatives that advance our clients’ goals.

Our extensive technical experience gives us the ability to review and critique Regulatory Impact Analyses (RIA; i.e., the economic underpinnings of most proposed rules, required under Executive Orders and OMB Circulars. When federal agencies rely on faulty or uncertain data in a way that materially impacts our clients' businesses, RSS Group can help estimate the potential costs and identify policy alternatives to improve outcomes for you.