James G. Workman
A dam brokerage house plans to convert fixed liabilities liquid assets.
Malthus will always be associated with the idea of a social and economic trap, in which population grows faster than food production. But Malthus did not believe in a population apocalypse, as many of his followers do today.
Quail hunting by wealthy landowners has had remarkable environmental benefits in northern Florida.
Seattle Post-IntelligencerJune 19, 2006 By Matthew Daly
These Plains Indians had a legal system based on accepted rules of conduct and individual rights.
Terry Anderson, Laura Huggins
In the past, the economy of the western United States depended on converting natural resources into lumber, metals, and hydroelectricity. More recently, the relationship to natural resources has moved from extraction toward protection. But this shift has led to acrimony and gridlock.
In his latest book, Collapse: How Societies Succeed or Fail, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jared Diamond attempts to explain how a number of small, isolated societies, from Easter Island to Greenland, destroyed their environments and disappeared