October 28 is Sustainability Day, but what does sustainability really mean?
As more Americans realize our public land managers are struggling to protect our natural resources, PERC offers practical solutions to help protect our land, water, and wildlife.
Should trophy hunting be banned? Are California's water shortages manmade? PERC Senior Fellow Terry Anderson and PERC alum Zack Donohew weigh in on this week's Stossel.
PERC’s Enviropreneur Institute will incubate ten new business ventures. Visiting fellows will conduct research on topics ranging from marine conservation to market adaptation to climate change.
Are bees really vanishing? Watch as PERC's Wally Thurman busts the myth with John Stossel on the FOX Business Network. As Thurman explains, market forces have kept honey bees buzzing.
Wally Thurman talks bees with John Batchelor. He discusses colony collapse disorder and the state of the bee industry.
Randy Rucker, Walter Thurman
This policy series on Colony Collapse Disorder, a mysterious phenomenon affecting honey bees, shows how real people resolve environmental problems.
This workshop will consider the potential for contracting for ecosystem services by focusing on the transaction costs of such contracting, other impediments to contracting, and public policies that could promote market transactions. Specific focal areas include: water quality and quantity, wildlife...
Dominic Parker, Walter Thurman
North Carolina State Economist July/August 2004
Dominic Parker, Shawn Regan, Walter Thurman
PERC scholars compare the Conservation and Wetland Reserves, both federal programs, with two private land trusts,The Nature Conservancy and the Land Trust Alliance,to determine their influence on each other.