The truth revealed: Environmental bluffs miss big picture
Environmentalists, politicians, and scholars express concern about a "race to the bottom" in environmental policy. Yet economic theory indicates that a race to the bottom in environmental policy is highly unlikely, and there is little evidence that such races have, in fact, occurred.
Sometimes "little green lies" bend the truth and become the basis for government policies that harm the environment.
Australia's perpetual drought and increasing demands for water prompt policy change
Desertification is occurring in almost 30 percent of China and salinization affects 10 percent of the nation.
The authors explore the history of eminent domain in the United Statesâ€”a history characterized by periodic public backlash.