Cass R. Sunstein is the Robert Walmsley University Professor at Harvard University and Harvard Law School and the Director of the Program on Behavioral Economics and Public Policy. From 2009 to 2012, he served as Administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) in the Obama Administration. Sunstein has authored many books including the bestseller Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness (with Richard Thaler), and Republic.com 2.0. His latest book is Simpler: The Future of Government.
This first thing that can be done is to drastically reduce the paperwork