An in-depth look at the past and future of U.S. federal coal policy.
Dean Lueck, Jonathan Yoder
In this PERC Policy Series essay, Dean Lueck and Jonathan Yoder use economics to examine wildfire management and current wildfire policy debates.
It's time to let federal agencies buy and sell land, says Tim Fitzgerald in a new PERC Policy Series paper. "Federal Land Exchanges: Let's End the Barter" offers a practical way to reform the costly and time-wasting federal land exchange process.
Holly Fretwell, Terry Anderson
Private land trusts are proliferating around the nation as ways of preserving environmental values. So why not a federal land trust to manage the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah?
Public Lands and Private Rights:The Failure of Scientific ManagementBy Robert H. Nelson
The Forest Service needs strong incentives to adhere to the bottom line. The right motivation could help create a profitable timber program.