In the Wall Street Journal, Gary Libecap and Robert Glennon discuss the West's outdated water laws. A policy overhaul, they argue, would allow efficient water markets and reward conservation.
In the Wall Street Journal, Terry Anderson examines how landowners have managed wildlife habitat under the ESA and suggests heavy-handed enforcement has discouraged private conservation efforts.
As pressure mounts to declare Utah's Greater Canyonlands a national monument, Utah-based Randy Simmons and Ryan Yonk look at the economic impact studies used to justify designation.
The boom in gun sales has created a revenue gusher for wildlife restoration.
President Obama recently proposed a federal strategy to promote honey bee health. But an economic perspective may provide some lessons for the government task force.
PERC senior fellow Jonathan Adler testifies on state vs. federal environmental policy implementation.
Terry Anderson, Daniel Botkin
Good science combined with the right incentives will allow humans to live in harmony with ever-changing nature.
Unlike bureaucrats in Washington, entrepreneurs aren't just talking about the weather, they are doing something about it.
Cliven Bundy's battle was born out of a broken system that encourages conflict, not negotiation.