The Forest Service needs strong incentives to adhere to the bottom line. The right motivation could help create a profitable timber program.
Once considered America's "crown jewels," our national parks have become tarnished by monetary problems. Campgrounds are closed, buildings are in disrepair, roads are potholed and natural resources are degraded.
A scholarly article supports Environmental Protection Agency regulation of air pollutants.
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.
Suspicions about the Endangered Species Act are confirmed.
High demand for wood products can foster the resurgence of forests.
A study of Wyoming oil drilling reveals that regulatory costs are higher on federal land.
A major study of the Clean Air Act confirms that -- as businesses often claim -- the costs are high.