The EPA's past efforts to limit ozone emissions backfired. Will its new regulations actually work this time?
A cautionary tale of ozone regulation
Most claims of environmental good from recycling are myths. Recycling often uses more resources than it saves.
More than 30 years after the homeless garbage barge Mobro 4000 put recycling on the front pages, recycling remains a poster child for many who consider themselves environmentalists.
Irrespective of the uncertainties surrounding the causes of climate change, the United States is poised to join the rest of the developed world in a fight against rising carbon dioxide levels.
Andrew Morriss, Bruce Yandle, Lea-Rachel Kosnik
This paper discusses a new form of regulation. Rather than issuing rules, some government agencies, including the Environmental Protection Agency, have started to file lawsuits.
A scholarly article supports Environmental Protection Agency regulation of air pollutants.
A major study of the Clean Air Act confirms that -- as businesses often claim -- the costs are high.
By Daniel K. Benjamin Given the racket that people raise over airport noise, one would think that the social benefits of regulating airport noise must be great.