C. Jarrett Dieterle  |  R Street Institute

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C. Jarrett Dieterle is director of commercial freedom policy and a resident senior fellow at the R Street Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based free-market-focused think tank. He joined R Street in January 2017, having previously worked as a regulatory attorney at a Washington law firm. He also clerked for a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Dieterle has worked and written for numerous policy organizations and think tanks in addition to R Street, including the Reason Foundation, the Manhattan Institute, the Mackinac Center and the Federalist Society. He also is the drinks columnist for the Richmond-Times Dispatch and the author of "Drink for Your Country," to be published in 2020. He earned his law degree from Georgetown University and his bachelor's degree from the University of Richmond.


The Wrong Way to Tax Ridesharing

Allowing hundreds of municipalities to impose their own ridesharing taxes is a terrible idea. There's a simpler and better way to make sure these companies pay taxes that’s beneficial to both states and localities.

December 13, 2019
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Voices of the GOVERNING Institute

America's Weak-Beer Wars

Most states have repealed their Prohibition-era '3.2 laws,' but they would do beer-drinkers and retailers a favor by clearing away their remaining alcohol-content restrictions.

August 12, 2019
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Voices of the GOVERNING Institute

Why Turning Contractors Into Employees Hurts Everyone

A California court decision could harm not just businesses but also workers and consumers. And the misguided idea shows signs of spreading to other states.

April 15, 2019
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Voices of the GOVERNING Institute

Local Governments and Occupational Licensing Absurdity

The proliferation of state licensing requirements is already bad enough. There's no need for cities to pile their own mandates on.

May 30, 2018
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