An innovative water contract pays farmers to conserve.
Restoring private land is big business—and the benefits flow well beyond property boundaries.
Free market ideas can continue to make "America's best idea" even better.
What the birth of free-market economics can teach us about today's natural resource policies.
An eco-tour outfit's success in the Seychelles and a new line of denim made from recycled materials.
If You Build It, They Will Come and Upcycling in India
Unconventional Entrepreneurs of the Navajo Nation
James G. Workman
One sunny day in La Jolla, at the public Windansea Beach, I tried to catch a wave and sit on top of the world. I splashed into the “wild, open, and free” waves with the Beach Boys’ “Surfin’ Safari” melody in my head.
Living in the Korogocho slum, a small settlement on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya, is not easy. Think crowds, no running water or sanitation, minimal electricity, and widespread crime. Furthermore, property rights are limited, at best, and most goods and income are amassed in the underground...